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A crust skin disease, 25 March 1902.

A crust skin disease, 25 March 1902.
4 0 c m
actual image size: 22cm x 32cm


From a collection of 15 watercolour illustrations of pox lesions in human skin, consisting mostly of smallpox with the exception of one chickenpox. They were used for ward teaching by the University of Glasgow to represent various stages of disease in patients. Annotated with the patients name (James Curle), case (crusts), part of body effected (right outer forearm), date and sometimes the ward (2). Dimensions: 90mm x 65mm.

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