"Some of you got this almost right! The skin condition illustrated in this lithograph is described as Psoriasis Gyrata, an historical name for a form of psoriasis where, as you can see, patches form in long, narrow bands.
This weekend we are launching a new exhibit that will REALLY get under your skin! OUR FINEST CLOTHING will explore the biology, pathology, and cultural aspects of skin.
Image is from Delineations of cutaneous diseases; by Bateman, Thomas, 1778- 1821 London (Wellcome Library). #ourfinestclothing #skin #museum #exhibit #pathology #medical #medicalhistory #medicaldrawing" By muttermuseum on Instagram.
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