Fleam, for bloodletting

maker:
Unknown
Bone fleam case, intricately carved with representation of the crucifixion and the Garden of Eden, containing four Metal fleam, with rounded blade. From a bone fleam case, intricately carved with representation of the crucifixion and

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Bone fleam case, intricately carved with representation of the crucifixion and the Garden of Eden, containing four
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Metal fleam, with rounded blade. From a bone fleam case, intricately carved with representation of the crucifixion and
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Metal fleam, with rounded blade, designed to fit inside carved bone case.

Details

Category:
Therapeutics
Object Number:
A641043 Pt2
Measurements:
overall (in ivory tablet): 0.012 kg
type:
fleams and fleams and
credit:
Loan, Wellcome Trust