Surgical instruments. Engraving by G. Georgi, 1656.
platemark 28.4 x 20.3 cm
1 print :
Instruments for extracting bladder-stone: forceps, syringe, catheter and scalpel. For descriptions of the instruments, see H. Fabricius ab Aquapendente, De chirurgicis operationibus, in his Opera chirurgica, Padua: F. Bolzetta, 1641, at the pages indicated on the engraving. Angelo Carlesco, named in the work as inventor, was the designer of the instruments: see Wellcome Library catalogue, record number 586840i
Forceps calculo extrahendo. P 79. ... Scalpellum. P. 79. Angelus Carlescus Pordenonensis Inventor, Patavii. Gio. Georgi. fecit.