Mature female skull with mandible

Made:
1250-1500 in Denmark

Skull with mandible and vomer, showing effects of leprosy, from a medieval Danish leprosy cemetery, now in St. Jorgen's churchyard, reputedly c.1350, discovered 1930-1967

Details

Category:
Anatomy & Pathology
Object Number:
A635011/2
Materials:
bone and human remains
Measurements:
overall (mandible): 73 mm x 124 mm x 110 mm,
overall (skull): 152 mm x 150 mm x 217 mm, 0.814 kg
type:
skeleton
taxonomy:
credit:
Wellcome Trust