Reference numberPT/73/11/19
TitleDrawings, thoracic cavity of mummy by Henry Perry
DateFebruary 1822
DescriptionPlate 23, figures 1-2 showing studies of the mummy's thoracic cavity, including the heart, lungs, and diaphragm. Inscribed with publication and plate details. Signed in ink below, 'Drawn by Henry Perry, Febry. 1822. Shepherds-Bush near Hammersmith' [London]. Royal Society stamp verso.

Subject: Anthropology / Anatomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'An essay on Egyptian mummies; with observations on the art of embalming among the ancient Egyptians' by Augustus Bozzi Granville.

Read to the Royal Society on 14 April 1825.
Physical descriptionGraphite on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1825.0015
DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0260
Related records in the cataloguePT/18/1
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7466Granville; Augustus Bozzi (1783 - 1872)1783 - 1872
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