EBAY BEST! Judean Roman SCALPEL 100AD Excellent! No reserve

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Seller: ancart (5,770) 99%, Location: Marysville, Washington, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 192630257005  EBAY BEST! Judean Roman SCALPEL 100AD Excellent! No reserve     YOU WON'T FIND MANY BETTER! Artifacts and Treasures from around the World. We offer ancient artifacts from a number of cultures such as Assyrian, Egyptian, Greek, Judaean, Persian, Phoenician,and Roman along with African and Tribal artifacts and weapons. We wholesale to the public. All pieces guaranteed authentic, unless otherwise stated, and come with a Certificate of Authenticity which is our guarantee of your satisfaction, and so now WE OFFER THIS EXQUISITE TREASURE TO YOU! Truly ancient and authentic! Measures 4 1/4" long and 3/4" at widest point Nice example of ANCIENT AND AUTHENTIC artifact. With us you get the REAL THING! CHECK OUT OUR OTHER ITEMS. These RARE AND UNIQUE artifacts would be a wonderful center piece to any collection. The Roman Legions managed to conquer most of the known Western world, allowing the emperor to control one quarter of the people on the planet at the time. This vast amount of territory was controlled by one of the first modern armies, who dictum of standardization and high equipment quality made them the best-equipped soldiers of the ancient world. Compared to most other opponents, the Romans were heavily armored, heavily armed, and highly skilled at using their weapons and equipment. This SCALPEL is from the LATE CLASSIC ROMAN PERIOD: 1st - 3rd CENTURY AD The knife was the first tool to be developed. It is the most commonly used tool today. It is used in various professions; it is used in the manufacture of commodities; it is an essential part of many technologies; and it is used as an eating utensil. Evidence of knives used in medicine goes back as far as the Mesolithic period (the Middle Stone Age)—around 8000 BC, when flint knives were used as scrapers to cut through the skull (Fig. 1).1 It is presumed that the skull was penetrated to allow the escape of demons that caused headaches, melancholy, or epilepsy. Hippocrates was the first to describe the surgical knife. He used the word macairion, derived from machaira, an old Lacedaemonian sword, which had a broad cutting blade on a single edge and a sharp, straight point. Therefore, even in Hippocrates' time, the shape of the scalpel was much the same as it is today. The history of surgical knives follows the history of cutlery. In ancient Rome, cutlery was practiced by armorers, upon whom surgeons had to rely to make their instruments. With the growth of the empire, the people who had been conquered by the Romans acquired skill in the fabrication of knives. Cleaned and preserved...collectors item! GREAT! DON'T MISS THIS CHANCE TO OWN AN ANCIENT ARTIFACT AT THE LOWEST PRICE YOU WILL SEE!! OUR ITEMS ARE THE REAL THING...NO FAKES HERE Buy ancient artifacts from Egypt, Rome, Judea, Greece and other Tribal artifacts and weapons from around the world. All our items were collected prior to 1970 and come from private collections. All are acquired legally. Buyer pays shipping AND handling as noted in the ad unless otherwise stated, and international rates will vary and be determined at the close of the auction. We cannot insure outside of the US. Any insurance claim will be initiated and completed by the buyer. COA: This fantastic artifact comes with a Certificate of Authenticity (unless otherwise stated) which is our guarantee GUARANTEE: Our items are guaranteed, and with us, you can buy with confidence. Collecting is a great hobby, and we want your experience to be a joyful one. Our buyers can count on a 100% money back guarantee. We pride ourselves in selling the best product available. For more great artifacts SEE OUR OTHER AUCTIONS! By bidding on our auction you acknowledge and agree to these terms. Payment       I accept the following forms of payment:•PayPal Shipping & Handling $8.00 USPS First-Class Mail®  FREE scheduling, supersized images and templates. Get Vendio Sales Manager.  FREE scheduling, supersized images and templates. Get Vendio Sales Manager.  Track Page Views WithAuctiva's FREE Counter

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