Large Human Spine Candle, Spooky Beeswax Halloween Candle
LARGE SPINE CANDLE 1 large beeswax spine candle molded from real human vertebrae Height: 9 inches Each vertebra has a burn time of approximately 3 hours GRAVE WAX For medical students in the 18th and 19th centuries, understanding anatomy was not deemed necessary to cure disease. For many, their knowledge of the inner workings of a human body was limited to their observation of public dissections in anatomical theatres. Hanged criminals were the only lawful source of cadavers at the…
NOT FOR THE SQUEAMISH - actual medical human cadaver dissection videos with narration/instruction; for educational purposes. CAUTION: not for the faint of heart!! Repinned by SOS Inc. Resources http://pinterest.com/sostherapy.
From: "Selection of old anatomical illustrations that provide a unique perspective on the evolution of medical knowledge in Japan during the Edo period (1603-1868)." Seyakuin Kainan Taizōzu (circa 1798)