All wood above knee prosthesis standard foot and a

Made:
c. 1930

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Timeline of artificial above knee prostheses. From left to right: 1. 1894 2. c.1915 3. c.1930 4. 1978-1981 5. c.2012
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All wood above knee prosthesis standard foot and ankle, toe joint. This limb was made for a lady about 1930 but it was never worn.

Details

Category:
Orthopaedics
Object Number:
1999-455
type:
prosthetic leg
credit:
Richmond Twickenham and Roehampton Healthcare NHS Trust
status:
Permanent collection

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