Bow-frame amputation saw

Made:
1731-1830 in Paris
maker:
Grangeret

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Bow-frame amputation saw by Grangeret, Paris, c. 1750

Details

Category:
Surgery
Object Number:
A85239
Materials:
complete, ebony, steel (metal)
Measurements:
overall (blade): 310 mm
type:
amputation saw
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • surgical equipment
  • surgical instrument
  • surgical saw
credit:
H.M.M.

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