An exceptional amputation set whose instruments are marked with a crown and star which could be the mark of a maker from Strasbourg, Austria. The box is lined in red velvet and contains a Capital amputation saw with a rosewood handle and a replacement blade . It is marked with a crown and star. : Metacarpal saw with rosewood handle and replacement blade. Three Amputation knives with rosewood handles and marked with crown and star. : a trephine with a wooden handle, : a wrought iron tourniquet with red strap. and a gorgeous bone nipper richly engraved with a beautiful design on the handle. circa 1700's.