South African field Kit

Item details

Object number M-8014
Date Early 20th century
Donor Mr William James, (retired Head, King's Park Laboratories)
Category Curiosities and miscellaneous
Material Leather, metal, ivory and tortoise shell


Used for care away from the doctor’s room / in suit at the turn of the century. Consists of a set of 12 instruments with tortoise shell and ivory handles in a fold-out leather pouch (size 18.5 x 22 cms).