Prosthetic limbs for child affected by Thalidomide

Made:
1965 in United Kingdom
maker:
Hanger Orthopaedic Group, Inc

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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 29 months affected by thalidomide, made by J E Hanger, United Kingdom, November 1965

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Details

Category:
Orthopaedics
Materials:
leather, plastic, steel, wood
Identifier:
2017-76
type:
prostheses
credit:
The Thalidomide Society

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