The most enduring icon of phrenology, the symbolical head is a model showing the thirty-five phrenological faculties. They were used both as teaching tools and as advertising.
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Is Part Of
Marshall Phrenological Collection, 1870s-1958. B MS c99.
Purchased for the Boston Medical Library, 1970
Unknown, “Symbolical Head,” OnView: Digital Collections & Exhibits, accessed September 19, 2019, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/6189.