Circumcision folding pocket knife, Hindu, 1871-1890

Made:
1871-1890

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Circumcision knife, ornate, folding pocket type with curved blade and handle, Hindu, c. 1830

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A610560
Materials:
complete, silver (metal) and stone
type:
circumcision knife
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • surgical equipment
  • surgical instrument
  • circumcision equipment