CIVIL WAR ERA CASED SURGICAL SET, J.H. GEMRIG

the leather covered wooden case with a metal plaque “Amputation & Trepanning” applied to the handle. The interior has a red velvet top and bottom fitted for instruments with a removable fitted tray, with all instruments apparently original to the set, most with hatched ivory handles, many marked Gemrig, note the small covered compartment for surgical needles.