Part of an obstetrical instrument set, English, 1851-1900.

Image number: 10412942

Part of an obstetrical instrument set, English, 1851-1900.

The full set consists of the following instruments in a chamois leather bag: three sets of forceps, two perforators, one blunt hook, one crotchet, one combined hook and crotchet, one trocar, and one pair of bone cutters. Pictured here are the two perforators and the bone cutters.

Image number:
10412942
Credit:
Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library
Date taken:
30 October 2003 10:43
Image rights:
Science Museum