Papier Mache Anatomical Model of the Human Heart by Dr. Auzoux, circa 1880

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A very rare 19th century French papier mache model of the human heart attributed to Dr. Louis Auzoux (1797-1880) Retaining the original hand-painted details and hand applied numbers referring to the various parts. Three hinged compartments.

Details

  • Of the Period
    Industrial
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1880
  • Period
    19th Century
  • Condition
    Fair. Chips etc (as seen in photos)over all patina.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
    Dimensions
    8.27 in. H x 4.33 in. W x 3.15 in. D
    21 cm H x 11 cm W x 8 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Antwerp, Belgium
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU109728373013
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