image MS_131_113v
Image number: RS.16440
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Diseased spleen of an infant

Date

late 17th century

Creator

Henry Hunt (d.1713, British), Artist

Object type

Archive reference number

Manuscript page number

p113

Material

Dimensions

height (paper): 223mm
width (paper): 203mm

Subject

Content object

Description

A figure of a diseased spleen of an infant about two years old, dissected by Allen Moulin and drawn by Henry Hunt.

Transcription

This figure represents the spleen of a child about 2 years old that died of a consumption aaaa the outward superficies of it exhibited plain, by reason of its being kept for some tyme before 'twas delineated, the many protuberances to be observed at first will by that meanes disappearing bbbb The spleen soe divided and expanded as to xxxx innumberable steatomalous conversions... ….. 'per Dr Moline' (this in Henry Hunt's hand), verso, HNT
Transcribed by the Making Visible project

Related Fellows

Allen Moulin (1648-1690, British), Anatomist

Associated place

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