The Grotesque 100-Year Old Wax Figures on Display in Brooklyn Murder, anatomy, death masks, and erotic beauties in wax—a Victorian amusement comes stateside.
Obstetric phantom, Italy, 1701-1800
growhousegrow: Pregnant dolls from Edo-period Japan: 19th-century dolls designed to teach the anatomy of pregnancy. Via james-harper.
Outstanding collection of obstetrical models, realized by Giovan Battista Manfredini in Modena between 1773 and 1775 Anatomical Museum in Modena (Italy)
La poupée enceinte du 19eme siècle poupee enceinte 04
Wooden obstetric model, 18th century
Said no midwife EVER
Image from The Practice of Obstetrics, by J. Clifton Edgar, 1910.
1926 birth human gestation original antique pregnant anatomy.