Key series of photographs for classifying people by build

Made:
c.1952
maker:
Unknown

Key series of photographs for classifying people by build according to the Sheldon system which resulted in Sheldon and McDermot's Atlas of Man, c.1952.

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Details

Category:
Psychology, Psychiatry & Anthropometry
Object Number:
1996-392/5
Materials:
cardboard, metal (unknown), paper (fibre product)
Measurements:
overall (each): 275 mm x 350 mm x 155 mm, 8.23 kg
type:
photographs
credit:
Institute of Child Health

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