Museo di Anatomia Umana nell'Archiginnasio Romano.
[Roma, Tip. delle Belle Arti.] [n.d. c.1865.]
Sepia aquatint, with large margins. Plate 240 x 285mm. 9½ x 11¼". Crease through centre.
Pius IX implemented the collection of anatomical preparations and wax models, already in existence at the Sapienza, establishing, in a new gallery that he had created, the museum of human anatomy enriched by a collection of more than eight hundred of anatomical, surgical and obstetrical instruments mainly acquired from the English factory Wiess.
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