A slender bronze sleeve held this set of five medical instruments including a probe or lance, an ear drill and two squared needles.
SAP Nos: 11286 - 11286a-e
Possibly House of the Surgeon, Pompeii
Fly through the House of the Vine, a Roman house reconstructed in 3D.
Have you visited Pompeii? Submit your photos and see how Pompeii has changed.
Get the latest about Pompeii at Te Papa
– special offers, events info, behind-the-scenes photos, lots of great clips, and loads more.
Te Papa is open 365 days a year (that's every day!)
Hours: 10am−6pm (late night 9pm Thursday)
Free entry. Charges apply to some short-term exhibitions and activities.
Conditions of entry – Tikanga mō te uru mai
Friends of Te PapaSupport us – Tautoko mai
As a Friend, you’ll enjoy exclusive exhibition previews, discounts, special events – and more.
Join the Friends of Te Papa today!
Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
55 Cable Street, PO Box 467
Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Fax: +64 (0)4 381 7070
Send us a general enquiry
All enquiry forms
Media enquiries – Urupounamu pāpāho
© Copyright Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, New Zealand.