Civil War or Earlier Fleam by Joseph Rodgers & Sons in Excellent Condition
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Civil War or Earlier Fleam by Joseph Rodgers & Sons in Excellent Condition

Code: mh00000a-CON

$145.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a fleam from the Civil War era or an earlier period. It has three posts with puncture points, and was made by Joseph Rodgers and Sons. It is in excellent condition. The fleam was a tool used by surgeons for bloodletting: this design may possibly have been used on animals.

VINTAGE: Circa Civil War or earlier.

SIZE: Approximately 3-3/8" in length and 1-3/16" in height and 5/16" in width (folded).

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Brass, steel.

ATTACHMENT: Rivet.

MARKINGS: Joseph Rodgers & Sons maker mark.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a medical collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. KEZAR CON-DB-25-13 LADEX4/13

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): The fleam is in excellent condition.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.