Policemen entering the study of a medical student in search of thieves shoot at a pair of skeletons by mistake Etching by T. Onwhyn, 1844.
- Onwhyn, Thomas, approximately 1820-1886.
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An episode in Sylvester Sound the somnambulist, by Henry Cockton. The skeletons have been acquired for anatomical study by Tom Delolme, who is a medical student and the son of a doctor. Policemen entering his study in search of thieves shoot at the skeletons by mistake and destroy one of them