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Thumbnail Page Image Name Body Location Body System
2 Varieties of bone Miscellaneous Skeletal
5 Parts and areas of bones Miscellaneous Skeletal
14 Sketch of a hinge similar in construction to certain joints Sketches Skeletal
16 Man-made joints comparable to bone sutures Sketches Skeletal
17 Sketch of two types of hinge: a strap hinge and a swivel hinge Sketches Skeletal
18 Variations in the shape of the skull Head and neck Skeletal
20 Bones of the vertex slightly separated to show suture Head and neck Skeletal
20 Skull bone cut with saw to show its construction Head and neck Skeletal
20 Skull seen from left Head and neck Skeletal
21 Skull seen from below right Head and neck Skeletal
22 Underside of skull facing upward Head and neck Skeletal
23 Sketch of the outline of skull sutures Head and neck Skeletal
24 Inner surface of the base of the skull Head and neck Skeletal
24 Top of skull, seen from below Head and neck Skeletal
25 Sphenoid bone of the skull Head and neck Skeletal
33 Assorted views of the auditory ossicles. Head and neck Skeletal
36 Human skull resting on dog's skull Head and neck Skeletal
43 Front and rear views of jawbone. Head and neck Skeletal
44 Disk-shaped jaw cartilage. Head and neck Skeletal
45 Teeth on one side of the upper and lower jaw Head and neck Skeletal
48 Outside of the base of the skull Head and neck Skeletal
49 Inner surface of the skull's upper portion Head and neck Skeletal
50 Outline sketch of a fissure or foramen in the eye socket Head and neck Skeletal
51 Pituitary gland with four ducts Head and neck Skeletal
52 Sketch of foramina or passages in the skull for blood vessels Head and neck Skeletal
52 Auditory passage Head and neck Skeletal
53 Outline sketch of the jugular foramen in the skull Head and neck Skeletal
55 Two hyoid bones Head and neck Skeletal
57 Spinal column Back and spinal cord Skeletal
60 Portion of occipital bone of skull; two views of the first neck vertebra Head and neck Skeletal
60 Different views of the upper three neck vertebrae Back and spinal cord Skeletal
66 Two cartilages Back and spinal cord Skeletal
66 Neck vertebrae one and two Back and spinal cord Skeletal
67 Sketch of a pivot hinge similar in construction to certain joints Sketches Skeletal
69 Line sketch showing angle of articular process in neck vertebra Sketches Skeletal
70 Sketch showing position of openings for nerves in neck and lumbar vertebrae Sketches Skeletal
71 Thoracic vertebrae five, eleven and twelve Back and spinal cord Skeletal
76 Sketch showing different angles of cervical vs. thoracic articular processes Sketches Skeletal
77 Three views of a typical lumbar vertebra Back and spinal cord Skeletal
77 Lumbar vertebra of a caudate monkey Back and spinal cord Skeletal
78 Sketch of the main vertebral foramen Head and neck Skeletal
79 Front and rear views of the sacrum; between them, a coccyx Pelvis and perineum Skeletal
80 Front and rear views of the simian sacrum and coccyx Pelvis and perineum Skeletal
86 Bones of the thorax, front view Thorax Skeletal
86 Bones of the thorax, rear view Thorax Skeletal
87 Rib attached to three vertebrae Thorax Skeletal
87 Rear portion of a rib, showing points of articulation to the vertebrae Thorax Skeletal
87 Posterior portion of twelfth rib Thorax Skeletal
87 Anterior view of sternum Thorax Skeletal
87 Posterior view of sternum Thorax Skeletal
93 Sketch of the outline of the aorta and pulmonary trunk Sketches Skeletal
94 Fused adventitia of the aorta and pulmonary trunk Sketches Skeletal
94 Sketch of sheep's hyoid bone Sketches Skeletal
94 Three views of the scapula Thorax Skeletal
96 Dog's scapula Thorax Skeletal
98 Glenoid labrum surrounding the shoulder joint Thorax Skeletal
99 Articular disk of the acromioclavicular joint Thorax Skeletal
101 Three views of the right clavicle Thorax Skeletal
101 Sternal extremity of the clavicle Thorax Skeletal
101 Articular disks of the acromioclavicular and sternoclavicular joints Thorax Skeletal
104 Anterior view of the right humerus Upper limb Skeletal
104 Posterior view of the right humerus Upper limb
108 Radius and ulna, the two bones of the forearm Upper limb Skeletal
108 Anterior and posterior views of the radius and ulna Upper limb Skeletal
109 Heads and ends of the radius and ulna Upper limb Skeletal
115 Front and back views of the bones of the hand Upper limb Skeletal
115 Four views of the carpal or wrist bones Upper limb Skeletal
121 Bones of the index and middle fingers Upper limb Skeletal
125 Sesamoid ossicles of the foot Lower limb Skeletal
127 Three views of the right hipbone Pelvis and perineum Skeletal
133 Front and back views of the right femur Lower limb Skeletal
136 Front and rear views of the tibia and fibula Lower limb Skeletal
136 Various views of the tibia and fibula and the cartilages of the knee Lower limb Skeletal
141 Front view of right kneecap Lower limb Skeletal
141 Rear view of right kneecap Lower limb Skeletal
142 Bones of the right foot seen from above and below and various views of the talus and the heelbone (Bones of the foot 1-9) Lower limb Skeletal
143 Various views of the tarsus Lower limb Skeletal
149 Concave and convex sides of the thumbnail Upper limb Skeletal
150 Upper and lower eyelid cartilege Head and neck Skeletal
151 Front view of the trachea attached to the larynx and bronchial tubes Head and neck Skeletal
151 Rear view of the trachea attached to the larynx Head and neck Skeletal
152 Laryngeal cartilages Head and neck Skeletal
154 Sketch of Turkish archer's thumb ring, shaped like a laryngeal cartilage Sketches Skeletal
162 Bowdrill used to perforate bone Sketches Skeletal
163 Front view of an articulated skeleton Figure view Skeletal
164 Right side of an articulated skeleton Figure view Skeletal
165 Articulated skeleton seen from the rear Figure view