Seitz percussor hamer, C 1870

Seitz percussor hamer, C 1870

Stock Number: 391127 t

€ 235,-

Dimensions

21 cm long

Circa

C 1870

Country of manufacture

UK and Ireland

Categories: Medicine, Diagnostics, Therapeutic & Functional Aids

Description

A Seitz’s percussor hamer, c 1870 with ebony  handle and bone head. On the top of the head you see a chamois leather tip for the percussion. The crosshatched ebony handle is elegantly secured in position into the bone head with a ivory linchpin . Length 21 cm.

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Van Leest Antiques

Van Leest Antiques, based in Utrecht in the Netherlands, specialises in antique scientific and medical instruments. Their collection covers mainly scientific and medical antique instruments: barometers, globes and planataria, nautical instruments, anatomical models, and pharmacy items. Toon Van Leest travels regularly in Europe and visits trade fairs, auctions, and antique dealers to collect stock and to find pieces to fulfil his clients' unusual requests.

As well as being an avid antique collector and dealer, Toon Van Leest is also a dentist. He believes that antiques are a stable investment, not reliant on trends or fashion, and have truly lasting value. Above all, he says, antiques are timeless and never lose their beauty.