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Cranial Chamber in Box

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Inventory Number: 19519
Object Type:
Brief Description: Laboratory apparatus, used to secure the cranial chamber to the calvarium. Seven silver pins are contained in a see-through plastic tube box with a lid. There are two transparent plastic dishes with threaded slots in their sides. Contained in a cardboard box with an all-round-the-box sliding lid. The calvarium (or skullcap) is the upper part of the neurocranium and covers the cranial cavity containing the brain.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Plastic
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
65 46 24 mm

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