“the machine”: the first birthing model

vitnage fetus

check out this kind-of-amazing vintage model of a uterus and fetus, made by 18th century midwife, Angélique du Coudray. made of fabric, leather, stuffing, straps, and strings.

http://twentytwowords.com/2013/08/12/vintage-model-fetus-18th-century-mannequin-used-to-teach-childbirth/

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