A human preparred skull with several additions. As we can see on the photo’s we can have a look inside the skull. On the inside, there are some veins shown. Next to that, we can also see the veins around all the teeth of the skull. The right ear canal is exposed, even the lower jaw on both sides. And last but not least, there are springs connected to the jaw, to make sure this model has a ‘functional’ jaw joint. Perfect condition only the two procwssua styloideus are missing.
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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.