[A pencil sketch of an amputed ankle and foot shown from the side]
|Main Creator:||Brocas, James Henry, ca. 1790-1846|
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29th September 1823
Inscription in pencil l.c.: Amputed on the 29 Sept 1823 in Westminister [...] by Guthrie a surgeon. The poor woman died as a result of course, yet the surgeon said that the operation gave a chance of getting [...] although [...] and [...] of the disease!!!
See 2032 TX 31 for similar drawing of an amputation
Physical description: 1 drawing pencil 18.8 x 32 cm.
Attributed to James Henry Brocas
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|2032 TX 41||
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