Right metal prosthesis for above knee amputee

Made:
c. 1920

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Right metal prosthesis for above knee amputee, wooden socket set in a lower half of a metal container. Central knee control. Knee joint, aluminium shin with strip riveting, wood foot with toe and ankle joint. Made c.1920. (Weight: 4 lbs 1.8 kg)

Details

Category:
Orthopaedics
Object Number:
1999-440
type:
prosthetic leg
credit:
Richmond Twickenham and Roehampton Healthcare NHS Trust