Crash helmet, made for child affected by the drug thalidomide

Made:
1967-1972 in Roehampton
Crash helmet', used by Eddie Freeman, a child affected by the drug thalidomide, made at The Limb Fitting centre,

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Crash helmet', used by Eddie Freeman, a child affected by the drug thalidomide, made at The Limb Fitting centre,
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

'Crash helmet', used by Eddie Freeman, a child affected by the drug thalidomide, made at The Limb Fitting Centre, London, 1967-1972

Crash helmet', used by Eddie Freeman, a child affected by the drug thalidomide who was fiited with artificial limbs made at the Limb Fitting Centre at Queen Mary's Hospital, London, 1967-1972

Details

Category:
Orthopaedics
Object Number:
2006-24
type:
thalidomide
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • helmet
credit:
Mr Eddie Freeman