‘Mathieu’ surgical set
Mahogany case with red faux suede lining and decorative brass corners, fittings, and presentation plate on top. With paper label in the lid, ‘composition de la caisse complete d’instruments de churgie, modele transforme, pour les batiments de l’etat, par mathieu, fabricant d’instruments de churgie, 113 boulevard st. Germain paris’.Under the lid a removable tray fitted for instruments, underneath the tray more removable cases with fitted instruments. Most of the nearly 75 instruments signed mathieu.The contents are to divide in several in categories such as: general surgery, amputation, trepanning, catheterization,e.N.T., dental. The case exterior is in fine overall condition and so are the instruments. Meas: 33.5 x 58 x 11.5cm.