Pocket surgical instrument set, in leather wallet

Made:
1801-1900 in Paris
maker:
Capron

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Pocket surgical instrument set, in leather wallet, incomplete, by Capron, rue de l'Ecole de Medecine 10, Paris, France, 1801-1900. The instruments in the set include two female plated metal catheters with double fenestration at the top and double ring hold, a stylet and silver cannula, and a plated metal flared cannula with a screw attachment at the narrow end.