Overall: 2 1/4 x 1 3/8 x 1 3/8 in. ( 5.7 x 3.5 x 3.5 cm )
Square brass blood-letting instrument with molded edges; iron bolts, blades, and trigger.
Gift of Edward Herold
According to the accession records, this instrument was used by the donor's grandfather, [Mr.] Landgraf, in his barbershop on 3rd Avenue near 17th Street, in Brooklyn.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.