Pair of prosthetic limbs, for Thalidomide affected 4-year old child

Made:
1967 in United Kingdom
maker:
Hanger Orthopaedic Group, Inc
Group shot of pairs of prosthetic limbs made for Tracey Baynam, thoughout her childhood and teenage years. Tracey's

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Group shot of pairs of prosthetic limbs made for Tracey Baynam, thoughout her childhood and teenage years. Tracey's
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Pair of prosthetic limbs made for a child, Tracey Baynam, aged 4 years 10 months affected by thalidomide, made by J E Hanger, United Kingdom, March 1967

Details

Category:
Orthopaedics
Object Number:
2017-78
Materials:
leather, metal, plastic, steel and textile
type:
thalidomide
credit:
The Thalidomide Society