Drawing of the head and neck, lateral view

Dublin Core

Title

Drawing of the head and neck, lateral view

Subject

Aitken, H. F., 1872-1939
Anatomy
Warren, John, 1874-1928
Medical illustrations

Description

This is one of the several hundred original drawings produced by H. F. Aitken and eventually published in Warren's handbook. The text accompanying this illustration states, "The side of the skull has been cut away; the brain has been removed leaving the falx cerebri; the tunica mucosa oris is held up by hooks showing the glandula sublingualis; most of the clavicula is removed. The first rib, the trachea, glandula thyreoidea, and the cervical transverse processes, together with cut ends of the cervical nerves, are shown."

Abstract

Original drawing by H. F. Aitken for Warren's Handbook

Creator

Aitken, H. F., 1872-1939

Date Created

1928, circa

Rights

The Harvard Medical Library does not hold copyright on all materials in this collection. For use information, consult Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu

Access Rights

Access to the original work depicted requires advance notice. Contact Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu for additional information

Is Part Of

Harvard Medical School Rare Books Collection (Uncataloged [#8])

Format

image

Type

still image

Identifier

DigID0003226

Provenance

Transferred from the Warren Anatomical Museum to the Library of Harvard Medical School, 1942

Files

http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/file_upload/0003226_ref.jpg

Citation

Aitken, H. F., 1872-1939, “Drawing of the head and neck, lateral view,” OnView, accessed July 22, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/13554.