Female anatomical figures

Made:
1901-1925 in Europe

Coloured plaster model of woman's stomach showing effects of constriction by corseting, European, 1901-1925

This (A61204) is a model of a woman's stomach showing the effects of constriction by corseting. It is said to be a model of the stomach of a 40 year old and is made out of coloured plaster. The object next to it (A61203) is a model of a woman's trunk revealing internal organs that have been displaced by constriction of the waist due to tight corseting. This is also made out of coloured plaster and is said to be a model from the same woman. Both figures are European.

Details

Category:
Anatomy & Pathology
Object Number:
A61204
Materials:
metal, plaster
type:
figures
credit:
Steger, G.
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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