The saw measures 8-1/4 long and the saw blade section 7/8 wide and is in excellent condition. The handle is a black checkered handle. This instrument was used for cutting through bone. This would make a great addition to any Civil War era Medical or Surgical Collection.The item "Scarce Civil War era Metacarpal Surgical Saw by G. C" is in sale since Wednesday, February 19, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items". The seller is "captainxo" and is located in Malverne, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.