Male figure with truss, c 1860-1910.
Image number: 10287282
Plaster model of a male figure in classical style, wearing several miniature orthopaedic appliances, including a truss and corset. Braces and trusses are used to support a weak body part, usually the upper or lower limbs or spine. Used for advertising purposes, and made by Dunlop, England. Full frontal view.
- Image number:
- Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library
- Date taken:
- 20 October 2003 12:38
- Image rights:
- Science Museum