2 3/4 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/4 in.
This tiny black wooden chest has a 'C' clasp closure and a padded, specially shaped cloth lined interior. A small brass tool, with a very small sharp iron blade nestles in a fitted compartment. The device has a spring-loaded trigger and a hook on the blade for locking it into firing position. Probably a circumcision tool.
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.