anatomical specimens

20 examples (0.04 sec)
  • For his experiments he used the room where his anatomical specimens were set out. Cited from Man or Matter, by Ernst Lehrs
  • Every department is scientifically arranged, and the whole form, perhaps, the best collection of anatomical specimens in the world. Cited from Paris: With Pen and Pencil, by David W. Bartlett
  • By what miracle, even as anatomical specimens, they had been preserved during their long journey was a mystery to the camp. Cited from Drift from Two Shores, by Bret Harte [Harte #4[
  • Initially he occupied himself with preparing anatomical specimens, but from 1893 he also worked in the herpetological department.
  • She gives occasional lectures in Anatomy Art and has made many drawings from anatomical specimens.
  • Unfortunately he's my own anatomical specimen of a pickled rabbit, so there's nothing to be done with the bits. Cited from Fantasia of the Unconscious, by D. H. Lawrence
  • For a while there was a terrible rattling of bones, as they tore down, and smashed every anatomical specimen they could lay their hands on. Cited from Great Riots of New York 1712 to 1873, J.T. Headley
  • Why is alcohol used to preserve anatomical specimens? Cited from Hygienic Physiology, by Joel Dorman Steele
  • The main objective of the expeditions - to provide a comprehensive and well-documented series of skins and anatomical specimens - was largely achieved.
  • It was not nice to see the chantries filled with anatomical specimens. Cited from Lord of the World, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • He told me that a friend of his, a little Jew broker by the name of Ritter, wanted to sell a very fine anatomical specimen that had belonged to the estate. Cited from The Man With The Broken Ear, by Edmond About
  • In the temple of Asclepius patients hung up as votive offerings representations of their diseased limbs, and thus the temple became a museum of anatomical specimens. Cited from Theocritus, Bion and Moschus, Andrew Lang
  • Due to a typhus epidemic at Auschwitz, the candidates chosen for the skeleton collection were quarantined in order to prevent them from becoming ill and ruining their value as anatomical specimens.
  • Between 1837 and 1898, under the direction of Carlo Giacomini, the collection is still being expanded with the addition of anatomical specimens in alcohol and dry.
  • Witt had been recognised for the contribution of anatomical specimens and his collection of antiquities and natural history artefacts were particularly valued and it was thought that the town could establish a museum based on Witt's collection.
  • He continued his studies in Paris and Amsterdam (with Frederik Ruysch, from whom he bought anatomical specimens on behalf of the Russian government for the Kunstkamera).
  • As mentioned previously, Reinke relinquished his salary during one infamous dispute with Barfurth, which began over Reinke's refusal to prepare some human fetuses as anatomical specimens.
  • The storm was moving westward, and although brilliant flashes of lightning several times lighted up the queer room, gleaming upon the gayly-painted lid of an Egyptian sarcophagus or throwing into horrid relief some anatomical specimen in one of the cases, the thunder crashed no more over the house. Cited from The Green Eyes of Bast, by Sax Rohmer
  • Other items included anatomical specimens; coins; medals; ethnographical items; shells; a crocodile given her by royal physician, Richard Mead; and the nightcap of Oliver Cromwell.
  • Henry Reid is the former director of UCLA's willed body program who agreed to a plea deal in October, 2008 for admitting his role along with an anatomical specimens broker to profit from lease-loaning donated anatomical material to outside corporate research interests in 2004.