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

There are in all twelve bones of the upper maxilla

I have thus far described six bones on either side of the maxilla, which if counted with the six of the other side, come to a total of twelve maxillary bones, to which I have added none of the eight bones 44 of the head.



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