Case for post mortem set

Made:
1820-1860 in Paris
maker:
Charrière
Post mortem set, almost complete, in mahogany case, by Charriere of Paris, 1820-1860. The steel instrument set contains Mahogany case for post mortem set, almost complete, by Charriere of Paris, 1820-1860. The steel instrument set contains

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Post mortem set, almost complete, in mahogany case, by Charriere of Paris, 1820-1860. The steel instrument set contains
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Mahogany case for post mortem set, almost complete, by Charriere of Paris, 1820-1860. The steel instrument set contains
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London

Mahogany case for Post mortem set, by F. Charriere of Paris, 1820-1860

Details

Category:
Anatomy & Pathology
Object Number:
A106316 Pt11
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), felt and mahogany (wood)
Measurements:
case open: 218 mm x 310 mm x 278 mm,
case closed: 80 mm x 309 mm x 188 mm,
type:
surgery
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
credit:
Loan, Wellcome Trust