Temporary suspension of EU shipping, view details here.

Baker-Brown's cautery clamps, French, 1841-1900.

Baker-Brown's cautery clamps, French, 1841-1900.
3 1 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 23cm


This instrument consists of thin blades with auxiliary ivory plates and screw clamps, and has handles that are backed by horn plates. It was manufactured by Collin of Paris, and is from the Charrierre, Colin and Gentile collection. The clamp is a type designed by the surgeon Isaac Baker Brown (1812-1873) for use with a cautery iron.

Image Details

Image Ref.

© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library

buy a print

Select size
Select finish
How many prints?

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas