Tortoiseshell Medical Etui
A surgeons tortoiseshell & silver etui complete with two lancets. 1790-1800.
Decorated with silver, some brightcut decoration still visible. Opens and closes well with a silver push button.
The lancets inside are marked on the blade Clark Bath.
The top is decorated with a silver plaque with the motto Fortuna Favet - (fortune favours the bold) owners initials DW. Crest of 2 adders out of ground, Whyte family.
Height 7.3 cm width 3.2 cm (widest part) depth 0.9 cm
Excellent overall condition commensurate with age and use.