Wax kidney model, Barcelona, C. 1890, “riñón humano”
A model of the human kidney, made of wax, wrapped in a cloth. All the parts of the kidney are shown, with description on the side in spanish(connected with small ropes). This model is called “riñón humano” in spanish which means “human kidney”. The box is made of wood and there is a glass plate in front of the model to protect the wax. The object is estimated around the end of the 19th century and is fabricated in/around Barcelona. Measurements: 25 x 21 x 11 cm.