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Blastomycosis with primary and secondary lesions [moulage]

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Dates
1931
circa 1931
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
1985.8.13
Description
A wax model of the right foot and leg below the knee showing blastomycosis with primary and secondary lesions below the knee and on the outer foot; in a glass case mounted on a wooden base; paper label affixed; signed by maker.
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Accession Number
1985.8.13
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Teaching Materials
Models, Anatomic
Education, Medical
Skin Diseases
Description
A wax model of the right foot and leg below the knee showing blastomycosis with primary and secondary lesions below the knee and on the outer foot; in a glass case mounted on a wooden base; paper label affixed; signed by maker.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.; source: Professor N. Joy, Art as Applied to Medicine, University of Toronto.
Maker
M. Wishart
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Material
wax: flesh; red
wood: black
glass: clear
fabric: white
paper: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-H3
Dimension Notes
Length 50.0 cm x Width 28.7 cm x Depth 21.8 cm (case)
Condition Remarks
Case is sealed but there appears to be mildew on the upper surface of the wooden base.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Made for the Dept. of Surgery, U of T; M. Wishart was trained under Max Broedell at Johns Hopkins; the model was made for the Art Service, Faculty of Medicine, U of T.
Images
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