Blocked leather above knee sockets with solid leat

Made:
1984
maker:
Hanger Orthopaedic Group, Inc

Blocked leather above knee sockets with solid leather ends soled with rubber. Webbing belt with 3-point suspension to each socket. Designed as 'recreational limbs' for an 11 year old boy born with both lower limbs missing from knee level. Made by Hanger in 1984.

Details

Category:
Orthopaedics
Object Number:
1999-512
type:
prosthetic leg
credit:
Richmond Twickenham and Roehampton Healthcare NHS Trust
status:
Permanent collection

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