Wooden hand with fully articulated fingers

Made:
c. 1890
maker:
F G Ernst

Wooden hand with fully articulated fingers and tenon thumb. There is a palm fitment for holding either a pen or pencil. Oval wrist. Made by F.G. Ernst c.1890.

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Details

Category:
Orthopaedics
Object Number:
1999-592
Materials:
ferrous alloy and wood
type:
prosthetic hand
credit:
Richmond Twickenham and Roehampton Healthcare NHS Trust

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