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Anatomical diagram of the ankle-joint and tibio-fibular articulations
Foot Joints--anatomy & histology
Ligaments, Articular--anatomy & histology
Lithograph by T. Sinclair & Son from a drawing by Hermann Faber.
Diagram of the ankle joint seen from behind (figure 1), the dorso-ventral section of the tarsus showing the synovial sacs (figure 2), the proximal end of the tibia with the interarticular disks in position and the tibial attachments of the crucial ligaments displayed (figure 3), the ligaments of the foot seen from the median side (figure 4), and the ligaments of the foot, seen from beneath (figure 4).
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T. Sinclair & Son
Original image in: Allen, Harrison, 1841-1897. A System of Human Anatomy (Philadelphia: Henry C. Lea's Son & Co., 1884). ZAd 2 (Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia)
Harrison Allen’s A System of Human Anatomy contains lithographs of drawings by Hermann Faber from dissections by the author. The book consists of five sections covering histology (by E. O. Shakespeare), bones and joints, muscles and fasci, arteries, veins, and lymphatics, the nervous system, and the organs of sense, of digestion, and genito-urinary organs.
Digitized by the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
1 print : lithograph
30 x 24 cm
T. Sinclair & Son and Faber, Hermann, “Anatomical diagram of the ankle-joint and tibio-fibular articulations,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed April 19, 2021, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/163.