Home-made prosthesis for long below elbow stump. L

Made:
pre-1948

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Home-made prosthesis for long below elbow stump. Leather socket connected by jointed side steels to a leather upper arm corset with three strap and buckle fastening. Heavy metal cuff and rotary with plain hook fitted. Made by a blacksmith, pre National Health Service 1948.

Details

Category:
Orthopaedics
Object Number:
1999-517
type:
prosthetic arm
credit:
Richmond Twickenham and Roehampton Healthcare NHS Trust