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    A 14-Piece Truax Field Surgeon's Kit This field surgeon's kit dates to the Civil War and includes 14 pieces of surgical instruments including the surgical saw and manual drill. Cased in a mahogany box, this kit is lined with brown velvet and has hook clasps in front.

    The instruments in this set are by several makers including Truax and Charles Euhaus. The pieces show considerable use as does the case which has a brass medallion inset into the top of the box.

    This is a surgeon's field kit that is a good example of what a battlefield doctor used during the Civil War.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2007
    24th-25th Sunday-Monday
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