04-13-2002 04-13-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2133
April 13, 2002 10:00AMCalender
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Two Medical Instruments

$705$600
Auction: Sale #2133 - 2133 Location: Bolton Date / Time: April 13, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Two Medical Instruments, comprising a clinical thermometer by McKesson & Robbins, New York, with bent tube and attached ivory scale, lg. 4 1/2 in., in leather case with manuscript note "Given to Dr Mansfield in Memory of Dr. P.J. McManhon, Aug. 1st 1877"; and a percussor by Tiemann, with gutta-percha handle and rubber head, lg. 7 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Robbins, McKesson, rubber, handle and rubber head , lg, Mansfield, P.J. McManhon