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 9 On the Twelve Bones of the Upper Maxilla, Including the Bones of the Nose

Second Figure of the Ninth Chapter


This figure 18 shows the base of the skull in such a way as to display the palate and the bones of the upper maxilla that were in the previous figure. A great many characters are present which assisted above in explaining the bones and sutures of the head. Their significance may be found in chapter six. Here it is worth annotating those that will be needed in the narrative that follows. 19



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 9 On the Twelve Bones of the Upper Maxilla, Including the Bones of the Nose