Young adult skeleton with tuberculosis spondylitis, commonly referred to as Pott's disease

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Title

Young adult skeleton with tuberculosis spondylitis, commonly referred to as Pott's disease

Subject

Osteological Preparations
Skeletons
Subadults
Tuberculosis Spondylitis
Pott's Disease
John Collins, 1778-1856
John Collins Warren Collection

Abstract

Skeleton of woman mounted on hook and articulated with wire.

Creator

Unknown

Date Created

1800-1847

Rights

The Harvard Medical Library does not hold copyright on all the materials in the collection. For use information, contact the Warren Anatomical Museum Curator at chm@hms.harvard.edu

Access Rights

Accessing collections in the Warren Anatomical Museum and the Warren Anatomical Museum archive requires advanced notice. Please submit a request to Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu to access the displayed item

Is Part Of

Warren Anatomical Museum (01371)

Is Referenced By

Jackson, J. B. S. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Warren Anatomical Museum. Boston: A. Williams, 1870.
Warren Anatomical Museum Manuscript Catalogue 1-3681, Warren Anatomical Museum Records, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, Boston, Mass, Box 13
A Descriptive Catalogue of the Warren Anatomical Museum, I-II annotated by J. B. S. Jackson, Warren Anatomical Museum Records, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, Boston, Mass.
Harvard Medical School. Bulletin of the Warren Anatomical Museum. No. 1. Pathological Anatomy. Boston: Harvard Medical School, 1910. Page 13-14
Warren Anatomical Museum specimen card (large), Warren Anatomical Museum Records, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, Boston, Mass, Box 11, File 1
Warren Anatomical Museum exhibit card, Warren Anatomical Museum Records, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, Boston, Mass

Format

image

Medium

osteological preparation, human

Type

physical object

Identifier

WAM 01371

Provenance

This individual was originally from Paris. John Collins Warren acquired the skeleton in the early 19th century for his personal study collection and was part of his original donation to the Massachusetts Medical College in 1847 that formed the Warren Anatomical Museum.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

32.4 W x 46.35 D x 140 H cm

Files

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Citation

Unknown, “Young adult skeleton with tuberculosis spondylitis, commonly referred to as Pott's disease,” OnView: Digital Collections & Exhibits, accessed November 17, 2019, http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/13129.

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