James Poro.Shewn in London in the Year 1714. (see Gent. Mag. Vol.XLVII. p 424.)
Etching, 180 x 120mm.
James Poro opens his shirt to expose a baby-sized conjoined twin, called Matthew, growing from his chest with long hair divided into plaits, which he rests on the table top. These subjects of a twin birth, joined at the navel, were exhibited in London in 1714.
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