Wax anatomical figure of a reclining female, c 1771-1780.

10305919This model, probably from Florence, Italy, was used in the study of anatomy, and shows the body’s vital organs. The figure is made of bees-wax and hair, with a detachable front to reveal removable internal organs.

The Science Museum

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