Reference numberPT/73/11/4
TitlePaintings, human umbilical cord by Franz [Andreas] Bauer
DescriptionPlate 4, figures 1-5 showing details of the umbilical cord of a human both intact and unravelled, highlighting the external membrane, nerves, and amnion. Figures 1-3 and 5 are magnified 4x; figure 4 is magnified 10x. Inscribed with publication and plate details. Signed in ink lower left 'Franz Bauer del.' Royal Society stamp verso. Embossed stamp in top left corner reads 'Bristol Paper'. The manuscript for this paper is wanting.

Subject: Anatomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'The Croonian Lecture. On the existence of nerves in the placenta' by Everard Home.

Read to the Royal Society on 18 November 1824.
Physical descriptionWatercolour on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1825.0004
DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0249
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7476Bauer; Franz Andreas (1758 - 1840)1758 - 1840
NA4668Home; Sir; Everard (1756 - 1832); surgeon1756 - 1832
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