Anonymous plaster head on stand probably represent

Made:
1801-1900 in France
maker:
Unknown

Anonymous plaster head on stand probably representing excuted French criminal, collected by Dr. Gachet, probably for phrenological use, French, 19th century.

Details

Category:
Psychology, Psychiatry & Anthropometry
Object Number:
A158241
Measurements:
On stand: 340 mm x 165 mm x 215 mm,
type:
phrenological heads, phrenology, portraiture gachet, copies, death masks, phrenological heads, phrenology, portraiture
credit:
Gachet, Dr.
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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