Ivory anatomical figure of a pregnant female, 18th-19th century.
4 0 c m
 
33cm
actual image size: 25cm x 32cm

Ivory anatomical figure of a pregnant female, 18th-19th century.

© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library

Description

The abdomen is hinged so that when it is opened it reveals the foetus in utero, as shown here. Anatomical figures were often used as a teaching aid.
 

Image Ref.

10306354
 

buy a print

Select size
 
Select finish
 
How many prints?
 
£20.00
 

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas