Revolutionary War Period Fleam, Possibly US Manufacture
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Revolutionary War Period Fleam, Possibly US Manufacture

Code: mh00000-CON

$195.00

Product Description

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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
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ARTIFACT: This is a fleam from the Revolutionary War era. It has three posts with puncture points and one straight edge, and is possibly of American manufacture. The fleam was a tool used by surgeons for bloodletting: this design may possibly have been used on animals.

VINTAGE: Circa Revolutionary War.

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

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Brass, iron.

ATTACHMENT: Rivet.

MARKINGS: None.

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 LAIEX4/13

CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The fleam has some small areas of wear and tarnish.

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