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Anatomical diagram of spinal veins and the portal system of veins

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Title

Anatomical diagram of spinal veins and the portal system of veins

Subject

Spine--blood supply
Portal System--anatomy & histology
Book Illustrations

Description

Lithograph by T. Sinclair & Son from a drawing by Hermann Faber.
Diagram of the spinal veins seen in a sagittal section of the vertebral column (figure 1), spinal veins seen in a horizontal section of the vertebral column (figure 2), and the portal system of veins (figure 3).
Title supplied by cataloger.

Creator

T. Sinclair & Son
Faber, Hermann

Source

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.

Publisher

Digitized by the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

Date

1884

Identifier

ZAd_2.pl73

Original Format

1 print : lithograph, color

Physical Dimensions

30 x 24 cm

Citation

T. Sinclair & Son and Faber, Hermann, “Anatomical diagram of spinal veins and the portal system of veins,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed February 18, 2020, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/179.