M0005427: Statue of Babylonian God of Healing, circa 5000 B.C. / M0005427EB: Photograph of the entrance of an unidentified European church, possibly Spanish

March 1938
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About this work

Also known as

Previous title, replaced November 2021: Statue of Babylonian God of Healing, circa 5000B.C.


Two images on one negative: one is a photograph of a statue of a Babylonian God that was previously part of the Wellcome Historical Medical Museum. The other is a photograph, c.1930s, of the entrance to a church. The photographs were compiled by Captain Johnston-Saint, a Museum employee, for his Royal Society of Medicine lecture in 1938.


March 1938

Physical description

2 photographs on 1 plate glass plate negative; 12 x 16.5 cm


Catalogue data comes from a combination of entries in the original glass plate registers, metadata created when the glass plates were digitised in the early 2000s and enhancements made by the cataloguer in 2021.

Copyright note

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Terms of use

Please consult the digitised version as this item is fragile. Email library@wellcomecollection.org to request access to the physical item.


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