Artificial leg, Roman, c 300 BC.

Image number: 10284932

Artificial leg, Roman, c 300 BC.

Copy of an artificial leg in brass and plaster from the original at the Royal College of Surgeons, London made around 1910. The original was found in a Roman grave in Capua, Italy.

Image number:
10284932
Credit:
Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library
Date taken:
29 October 2003 13:29
Image rights:
Science Museum