Two plaster models made by Friedrich Ziegler beginning of the 20th century. Two human embryos in the second month of the development of the featus by Prof. Dr. A Ecker. They belong to a set of 5 models which give an External form from the third to the eight week of pregnancy. The two are the last two of the set and have a magnify 8-9 times. Made by the original mold and in good condition. 17 cm high
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Van Leest Antiques, based in Utrecht in the Netherlands, specialises in antique scientific and medical instruments. Their collection covers mainly scientific and medical antique instruments: barometers, globes and planataria, nautical instruments, anatomical models, and pharmacy items. Toon Van Leest travels regularly in Europe and visits trade fairs, auctions, and antique dealers to collect stock and to find pieces to fulfil his clients' unusual requests.
As well as being an avid antique collector and dealer, Toon Van Leest is also a dentist. He believes that antiques are a stable investment, not reliant on trends or fashion, and have truly lasting value. Above all, he says, antiques are timeless and never lose their beauty.
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