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Category Archives: Historical

Alex Peck Antique Scientifica: Anatomical Models

I’m addicted to this scientific antique site. Looking for that perfect antique surgical saw perhaps..? It’s all here. These two images above are; Anatomical model heart circa 1890 “A scarce … Continue reading

November 15, 2012 · 1 Comment

Science Museum Executed Head

This Plaster model of an executed Chinese criminal case was made in England c. 1910 and resides at the┬áScience Museum, London. Description from Science museum site; ‘This model head is … Continue reading

October 10, 2012 · 2 Comments

Hidden Treasure

Hidden in the National Library of Medicine’s collection is more than 17 million items, a selection of which have been collected in the new publication form Blast Books called Hidden … Continue reading

April 12, 2012 · 1 Comment

Copyright Free Vintage Anatomical Images

You’ve probably noticed the latest fashion of using vintage images to make art and crafts as they are copyright free (due to them being so old they are now outside … Continue reading

January 12, 2012 · 1 Comment

Empire of Death

The Empire of Death: A Cultural History of Ossuaries and Charnel Houses┬ácovers the worlds most important charnel sites. ‘ranging from the crypts of the Capuchin monasteries in Italy and the … Continue reading

January 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

Bone Church in Czech Republic

In a suburb of Kutna Hora in the Czech Republic called Sedlec, is a chapel which was converted in to a bone storage building with the overflow of bones due … Continue reading

November 11, 2011 · Leave a comment