Box of 126 microscope preparations of a spinal column, Edinb

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Box of 126 microscope preparations of a spinal column, Edinb. These slides show sections of the spinal column of an ‘idiot’. These slides were prepared by Alexander Ninian Bruce (d 1968), a Scottish physician and neurologist. The slides also show a number of different staining techniques used in microscopy and histology. Microscopical preparation. Profound mental retardation. Contributors: Science Museum, London. Work ID: ts9h774t.

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