Model of a Human Heart

Model of a Human Heart

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Description
This papier mache model of a human heart was made in the Auzoux factory in Normandy, France.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Anatomical Model
model, anatomical, human heart
inventor
Auzoux, Louis
maker
Etablissements du Docteur Auzoux
place made
France
Physical Description
papier-mache (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall, left ventrical: 2 3/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 4 in; 6.0325 cm x 13.97 cm x 10.16 cm
overall, right ventricle: 5 in x 7 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 12.7 cm x 19.05 cm x 26.67 cm
overall: 24 cm x 16.5 cm x 11.5 cm; 9 7/16 in x 6 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in
ID Number
2008.0137.01
accession number
2008.0137
catalog number
2008.0137.01
subject
Education
Cardiology
Anatomy
Education
Ophthalmology
Education
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Health & Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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