A Roman Bronze and Iron Scalpel, Roman Imperial Period, ca. 1st - 2nd century CE
Medium: Bronze, iron
Dimensions: Length: 4 1/2 inches (11.5 cm)
Condition: The scalpel is intact and in very good condition overall, presented on a museum-quality custom mount.
Provenance: Private collection of a physician, assembled in the 1960s-1990s, thereafter private collection of Dr. James Tait Goodrich, Grandview-on-Hudson, NY, acquired from the NY trade.
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