Identified Surgeon's Lancet - Inventory Number: MED 156
Wonderful identified Civil War medical instrument. This example had a pair of polished tortoise shell handles and original embossed pasteboard case. It is accompanied by an original tag stating: “This is an old surgical lance used by Dr. Bullock in Civil War or war of 1862”.
Dr. William Bullock was surgeon of the United States Government Hospital at Wilmington. Neat identified medical instrument!
Inventory Number: MED 156