Book One -- The things that sustain and support the entire body, and what braces and attaches them all. [the bones and the ligaments that interconnect them] | Chapter 6 On the Eight Bones of the Head and the Sutures Connecting Them

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figure of the sixth chapter illustrates two portions of the bones [os parietale] of the vertex slightly separated from each other so that the extremely ingenious construction of the suture [sutura sagittalis] can be more readily inspected.



Book One -- The things that sustain and support the entire body, and what braces and attaches them all. [the bones and the ligaments that interconnect them] | Chapter 6 On the Eight Bones of the Head and the Sutures Connecting Them