Knife, possibly for circumcision, with steel blade

Made:
1751-1880 in London

Science Museum Group

Knife, possibly for circumcision, with steel blade, silver mount, and red agate handle, in leather case, by Davis, London, c. 1800

Details

Category:
Surgery
Object Number:
A136952
Materials:
knife, agate, knife, silver, knife, steel
type:
circumcision knife
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • surgical equipment
  • surgical instrument
  • circumcision equipment
credit:
Malcolm

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