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Cosmetic Glove Prosthesis - Otto Bock, Female Left Hand, PVC, 1991 Object Reg. No: ST 038955

Cosmetic glove prosthesis made for a female left hand. Manufactured from Poly Vinly Chloride (PVC) by Otto Bock Australasia in 1991.

Used as a cover for a mechanical hand prosthesis, it is part of an artificial limb that replaces an arm missing below the elbow.
Skin coloured glove. Number 31, Skin Colour Number 5, Article Number 8S5=192X78L5.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 49 mm (Height), 102 mm (Width), 447 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: cosmetics, prostheses, prosthetics
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Medical Technology
Tertiary Classification: prosthetics
Inscriptions: Stamped at elbow: '24/ 192/ 78'
Manufacturer: Otto Bock Australasia Pty Ltd, Chippendale, New South Wales, Australia, 28 Oct 1991

Australian Distributor of German Products.


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