Xrays were first used clinically soon after Roentgen’s discovery of them in 1895. This real-photo stereoview was likely made within five years and certainly no more than 10 years of his discovery.It does not look factory made since the photos are not carefully cut to fit the card and,therefore, may have been produced by an early practitioner for instructional purposes.
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