Head and Brain Model

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Title

Head and Brain Model

Subject

18th Century, anatomy, brain, medicine, head

Description

An 18th-century wax model of the human head cut axially to reveal the internal structure of the brain. This model is part of a collection of wax models at the Javier Puerta Museum of Anatomy, at the Faculty of Medicine of the Complutense University of Madrid, Spain.

Creator

Unknown; Photographs taken by Javier Trueba

Source

Original- Javier Puerta Museum of Anatomy, at the Faculty of Medicine of the Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

Publisher

Javier Trueba/MSF/Science Source

Date

circa 1787

Contributor

Naveen Kamath

Rights

Javier Puerta Museum of Anatomy, at the Faculty of Medicine of the Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

Format

Still image; wax model

Language

N/A; Spanish

Type

Wax Model

Identifier

UNIQUE IDENTIFIER:
SS2798923
LEGACY IDENTIFIER:
SV9589

Coverage

18th-century anatomy of the brain

Files

Head and Brain Model.jpg
head-and-brain-model-javier-truebamsf.jpg

Citation

Unknown; Photographs taken by Javier Trueba, “Head and Brain Model,” Enlightenmens, accessed August 10, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/57.

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