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Anatomical diagram of the muscles of the hand
Hand--anatomy & histology
Lithograph by T. Sinclair & Son from a drawing by Hermann Faber.
Diagram of the muscles of the hand, including the muscles of the palmar surface of the hand (figure 1), and the interossei muscles, seen from the palmar surface (figure 2) and the dorsal surface (figure 3).
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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 muscles of the hand,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed January 24, 2021, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/168.