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Auzoux model of cat brain, 19th century

Item Information

Title:
Auzoux model of cat brain, 19th century
Description:
Auzoux model of cat brain, enlarged. Model is dissectable and held together with metal rods. Several parts of model are labeled in French. Model is grey, pink, and ivory in color.
Creator:
Auzoux, Louis Thomas Jérôme, 1797-1880
Date:
1800–1899
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
Models (representations)
Location:
Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine)
Collection (local):
Warren Anatomical Museum
Warren Anatomical Museum: 21559
Subjects:
Models
Papier-mache
Cat
Brain
Auzoux, Louis Thomas Jérôme, 1797-1880
Extent:
1 model
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Notes:
This dissectible cat brain model was created by the firm of Louis Thomas Jerome Auzoux in Saint-Aubin-d'Ecroville, France in the 19th century. It was found in the collections of the Warren Anatomical Museum and assigned a catalog number on 1/22/2015.
Identifier:
Warren Anatomical Museum Catalog Number: 21559