Model of a Human Ovary

Model of a Human Ovary

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Description
This papier mache model of a cross section of a human ovary, with eggs in various stages of development, was made in the Auzoux factory in Normandy, France. The Smithsonian bought it in 1895.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Anatomical Model
model, anatomical, ovary
date made
1895
Associated Name
Auzoux, Louis
maker
Etablissements du Docteur Auzoux
Place Made
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Measurements
overall: 1 5/8 in x 6 in x 2 1/8 in; 4.1275 cm x 15.24 cm x 5.3975 cm
overall: 2 in x 5 1/2 in x 1 1/4 in; 5.08 cm x 13.97 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
MG.M-10354
accession number
29042
catalog number
29042.02
M-10354
subject
Anatomy
Education
Ophthalmology
Education
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Health & Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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