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Ivory female anatomical figure on a wooden pedestal, Europe,

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Standing on a wooden pedestal is a pregnant woman carved from ivory. When the torso is removed, some of the internal organs can be seen. Female anatomical figures models were almost always shown as pregnant. maker: Unknown maker Place made: Europe


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