Model of a Human Uterus with Fetus

Model of a Human Uterus with Fetus

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Description
This large papier mache model of a human uterus with fetus at six weeks was made in the Auzoux factory in Normandy, France. It is part of a set showing the product of conception at the first, second, third, fourth, eighth, and ninth month, with examples of tubular and ovarian pregnancy.” New, the set cost $75, duty free.
Ref: James W. Queen & Co. Catalogue of Anatomical Models, Charts and Osteological Preparations (Philadelphia, 1886), p. 5.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
model, anatomical, fetus in utero
date made
1928
maker
Etablissements du Docteur Auzoux
Measurements
overall: 1 7/8 in x 7 in x 4 in; 4.7625 cm x 17.78 cm x 10.16 cm
ID Number
1986.0478.01
catalog number
1986.0478.01
accession number
1986.0478
Credit Line
Gift of Swanee K. Wilson, RN, NAACOG
subject
Anatomy
Women's Health
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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