Curiosity and ingenuity - Scientific Collections and Experimentation at Padova in the 18th Century
 
Vallisneri
Complete skeleton of a human foetus
Complete skeleton of a human foetus
Opere fisico-mediche
Sundial called an equatorial or equinox clock
Fragment of Nautilus shell
Narwhal tooth
Shell mounted onto a candelabra
Rhinoceros horn with brass base

 





The presumed age, between the fourth and fifth months, was determined on the basis of the size of the limb bones.

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