a "plastinated" corpse on display in an exhibition. The body has been flayed, and had the one vertical half (closest to the camera) of the rectus abdominus removed. Note how the fibers create visual bundles, and lock into one another
wax-injected hand, mid Wax has been injected into the arteries, veins and muscles to preserve the internal structure of the hand. Anatomical preparations such as this one were useful in an age when there was a lack of bodies available for dissecting.