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Collection:
Images from the History of Medicine (NLM)
Title:
[Zodiac or Vein man]
Creator:
Ricco, Daniel, fl. 1690, author.
Subject (Keyword):
Medical Astrology
Subject (Keyword):
Arteries
Subject (Keyword):
Bloodletting
Subject (Keyword):
Zodiac
Subject (Keyword):
Veins
Subject (Keyword):
Frontispieces
Publication Information:
Venetia, Brescia, Milano: Marc'Antonio Pandolfo Malatesta, [1690?]
Appears In:
Ristretto anotomico; o sia, Aleanza de gl'astri, con l'huomo, e vegetabili; frontispiece.
Copyright Statement:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Order No.:
A013143
Physical Description:
1 print : woodcut.
Image Description:
Human figure with the spine and ribs exposed, and showing veins and arteries in the extremities of the body; astrological signs are linked to the body parts they were thought to influence. Also shown is a vein with incisions for bloodletting.
Note (General):
Old Negative no. 67-846
Language:
ita
Restrictions on Access:
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Record UI:
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[Zodiac or Vein man]

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