(n. p.): The London Photographic Company; J. A. Wheeler. (n. d.). C. 1880s. One chatelaine with 8 tools, and two cabinet cards. B/w photographs. Cabinet cards: 6-1/2" x 4-1/4"; Chatelaine: approx. 6-1/2" x 4-3/4" Leather chatelaine pouch with steel snap enclosure, V-shaped leather straps with a silver belt clip. Cabinet cards are gilt at edges. A NF set; the leather shows some signs of wear but is overall in near fine condition, both photos are bright and clean. Item #45018
The leather nurse's chatelaine pouch includes a hypodermic syringe and two needles, two differed types of clamps, a tongue depressor, a suction tip, and a sand filled hourglass shaped timer that would have hung from a chain. The cabinet cards are portraits of two nurses from around the same period wearing similarly styled chatelaine pouches.