image MS_131_106
Image number: RS.16433
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Bone found in the pelvis of a man who died in Brussels

Date

12 March 1760

Creator

Unknown, Artist

Object type

Archive reference number

Manuscript page number

p106

Material

Dimensions

height (paper): 155mm
width (paper): 136mm

Subject

Content object

Description

Drawing of a 20-ounce bone found in the pelvis of a Bavarian musketeer who died in a military hospital in Brussels. Printed in Terence Brady, ‘An account of a bone found in the pelvis of a man at Brussels’, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 51 (1760), pp. 660-62, tab. 16.

Transcription

a bone found in a man's belly at Brussells The 15th of March 1760.
On the reverse, it is written, 'Dr Brady, 24 April, 1760'.
Transcribed by the Making Visible project

Object history

Terence Brady, ‘An account of a bone found in the pelvis of a man at Brussels’, Phil. Trans., 51 (1760), pp. 660-62, tab. 16.

Associated place

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