Ivory and Pewter Syringe

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A beautifully turned ivory syringe with a glass bore mounted to the ivory with pewter and a pewter and ivory spout. The plunger is kept airtight with a plug of chamois leather.

The pewter nozzle has a near black patina and the piece is otherwise in excellent condition. Dates to the late 19th century.

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