Entries on Phineas Gage in the Descriptive Catalogue of the Warren Anatomical Museum, Volume Two

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Title

Entries on Phineas Gage in the Descriptive Catalogue of the Warren Anatomical Museum, Volume Two

Subject

Gage, Phineas
Warren Anatomical Museum
Skull

Description

A second Descriptive Catalogue was written for the Warren Anatomical Museum. Collection items were given new catalogued numbers for the 1870 publication. The new numbers were assigned categorically instead of chronological order. Entry level 3048 discusses the skull and entry 3049 discusses the iron bar.

Abstract

Description for the skull of Phineas Gage and Iron Bar

Creator

Warren Anatomical Museum

Date Created

1868-1870

Rights

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Access Rights

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Is Part Of

Warren Anatomical Museum Records, Series 00012: II. Collection Registration Records, 1835-1996, undated., 1835-1996,r, box number 13

Is Referenced By

Format

text

Extent

Descriptive Catalogue (1 page)

Language

English

Type

text

Identifier

00012_013_002_ref

Scripto

Transcription

3048 949 The cranium of a man, tho’ whose head an iron bar was driven (3049) 1868.

3049 The iron bar (3048). 1868.

Files

00012_013_002_ref.jpg

Citation

Warren Anatomical Museum, “Entries on Phineas Gage in the Descriptive Catalogue of the Warren Anatomical Museum, Volume Two,” OnView: Digital Collections & Exhibits, accessed April 13, 2021, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/index.php/items/show/25392.

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