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Dates
1935
circa 1935
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
1985.8.1
Description
A wax model of a secondary carcinoma of the breast after treatment; in a glass case mounted on a wooden base; signed by maker; has a label identifying the model.
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Accession Number
1985.8.1
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 a secondary carcinoma of the breast after treatment; in a glass case mounted on a wooden base; signed by maker; has a label identifying the model.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.; source: Professor N. Joy, Art as Applied to Medicine, University of Toronto.
Maker
Maria T. Wishart
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1935
circa 1935
Material
wax: flesh
glass: clear
wood: black
fabric: white
paper: white
Inscriptions
On label: "Mrs. B.B. No. 287. Dept. of Surgery, U of T."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-H2
Dimension Notes
Length 50.0 cm x Width 41.0 cm x Depth 17.4 cm (case)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
M. Wishart was trained under Max Broedell at Johns Hopkins; the model was made for the Art Service, Faculty of Medicine, U of T.
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Xanthomatosis [moulage]

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Dates
1934
circa 1934
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
1985.8.7
Description
A wax model of a left hand and wrist showing xanthomatosis; mounted on a wooden base; signed by maker.
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Accession Number
1985.8.7
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 a left hand and wrist showing xanthomatosis; mounted on a wooden base; 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
Maria T. Wishart
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1934
circa 1934
Material
wax: flesh
wood: black
fabric: white
paper: white
Inscriptions
On label: "Jaundice of nine months duration. High serum cholesterol. Dept. of Medicine, U. of T."; identified as "Mr. Sheath No. 256"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B1-1
Dimension Notes
Length 11.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Lacks a glass cover.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See also 1985.8.1; "The American Illustrated Medical Dictionary," 20th Ed., by W.A. Newman Dorland; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Xanthomatosis is defined as "An accumulation of an excess of lipoids in the body due to disturbance of lipoid metabolism and marked by the formation of lipoid tumours in various parts and sometimes by profound effects on bodily health"; M. Wishart was trained under Max Broedell at Johns Hopkins; the model was made for the Art Service, Faculty of Medicine, U of T.
Exhibit History
“On loan L-2016-4” to the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario’s 150th Anniversary exhibit; 30 April-8 July, 2016
Images
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