- Early 18th Century
- This is a real treasure in the realm of Antique/Unique Medical Tools.
- Beautifully carved, probably walnut. Nothing broken or cracked and it still has the original drill bit! It was a rare surgeon who was confident enough to drill into the skull as a way
to relieve pressure!
- 9-1/4″ long.
- Extremely Rare!!! This skull drill was made in the Colonies, possibly by a Dutch immigrant.