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Orthopaedic corset to fit adult male, 1601-1800

The spine is supported and any skeletal abnormalities are corrected by this iron corset. It is hinged at both sides and locks at the front. The corset is made of perforated iron and secured by shoulder straps. It was designed to fit a lean male. It supported a spine damaged due to injury or a skeletal deformity such as scoliosis. The corset came from the large private collection of Dr Noel Hamonic…