Boxwood human torso showing internal organs, Japan, 1800-1920
A Japanese boxwood model of the human torso showing the internal organs. The organs are particularly important in Traditional Chinese Medicine as it is believed this is where disease takes hold. If your organs are healthy then your whole body will be healthy.
- Asian Medicine
- Object Number:
overall (with stand): 100 mm x 60 mm x 60 mm, 0.015 kg
- anatomical figure
- furnishing and equipment
- tools & equipment
- medical demonstration equipment
Cite this page
We encourage the use and reuse of our collection data.
Data in the title, made, maker and details fields are released under Creative Commons Zero
Descriptions and all other text content are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence
Download catalogue entry as json
Download manifest IIIF
Our records are constantly being enhanced and improved, but please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information shown on this website.