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innercurtain:  the Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Frederick Ruysch byJan van Neck (1683). detail

innercurtain: the Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Frederick Ruysch byJan van Neck (1683). detail

19th century child's maxilla & mandible (cut-away) on a stand. This mount was used to demonstrate the relationship between the primary (milk or deciduous) and permanent teeth. Personal collection. #anatomy #anatomical #medicalhistory #skull #milkteeth #tramond #tramondofparis

19th century child's maxilla & mandible (cut-away) on a stand. This mount was used to demonstrate the relationship between the primary (milk or deciduous) and permanent teeth. Personal collection. #anatomy #anatomical #medicalhistory #skull #milkteeth #tramond #tramondofparis

Closeup of a German "E. E Hammer" wax #anatomicalvenus demonstrating how a baby sits into the womb. This wax moulage now lives at @houseofwaxbar in Brooklyn NY. #waxmoulage #houseofwax #waxmuseum #alamodrafthouse #houseofwaxbar

Closeup of a German "E. E Hammer" wax #anatomicalvenus demonstrating how a baby sits into the womb. This wax moulage now lives at @houseofwaxbar in Brooklyn NY. #waxmoulage #houseofwax #waxmuseum #alamodrafthouse #houseofwaxbar

ryan matthew cohn. preserved mummy head, circa 19th century. The head was halved and meant for medical professionals to have a glimpse into the interior o the cranium as well as examine the skin, nerves and arteries both inside and outside of the skull. #cabinetofcuriosities #anatomy #anatomical #medicalhistory #medicalpreparations #mummies #oddities #medicalmuseum

ryan matthew cohn. preserved mummy head, circa 19th century. The head was halved and meant for medical professionals to have a glimpse into the interior o the cranium as well as examine the skin, nerves and arteries both inside and outside of the skull. #cabinetofcuriosities #anatomy #anatomical #medicalhistory #medicalpreparations #mummies #oddities #medicalmuseum

ryan matthew cohn. this particular mount is a fully grown adult skull and is quite large in size. A majority of exploded skulls tend to be younger in age as they are much easier to disarticulate due to the fact that the sutures have not yet fused

ryan matthew cohn. this particular mount is a fully grown adult skull and is quite large in size. A majority of exploded skulls tend to be younger in age as they are much easier to disarticulate due to the fact that the sutures have not yet fused

This rendition is an homage to the famous painting by Charles Willson Peale of his Wife weeping over their daughter Margeret, who died of smallpox. In this case it's Regina with a wax male baby.

This rendition is an homage to the famous painting by Charles Willson Peale of his Wife weeping over their daughter Margeret, who died of smallpox. In this case it's Regina with a wax male baby.

shimmerandrot: “ Rosary, ca. 1500–1525 German Ivory, silver, partially gilded…

shimmerandrot: “ Rosary, ca. 1500–1525 German Ivory, silver, partially gilded…