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Model of the Stomach of a Lion

Model of the Stomach of a Lion

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Description
This papier mache model of the stomach of a lion was made in the Auzoux factory in Normandy, France. The Smithsonian bought in 1895, probably paying $7.50 (duty free).
Ref: James W. Queen & Co. Catalogue of Anatomical Models, Charts and Osteological Preparations (Philadelphia, 1886), p. 14.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Anatomical Model
model, anatomical, lion stomach
date made
1891
Associated Name
Auzoux, Louis
maker
Etablissements du Docteur Auzoux
place made
France
Measurements
overall: 5 1/2 in x 13 1/2 in x 9 in; 13.97 cm x 34.29 cm x 22.86 cm
overall: 23 cm x 34 cm x 11 cm; 9 1/16 in x 13 3/8 in x 4 5/16 in
ID Number
MG.28824.03
catalog number
49338
accession number
28824
catalog number
28824.03
subject
Anatomy
Education
Ophthalmology
Education
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Health & Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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