Museo delle Cere Anatomiche “Luigi Cattaneo”
via Irnerio 48, 40126 – Bologna

This great museum has been settled in 1804, during the Napoleonic era, to collect specimen and wax anatomical models. A great improve with addiction of terathologic specimen took place thanksfully to Cesare Taruffi (1821-1902), a young doctor that will become Master at the anatomic University in Bologna (1859).

Highlights the wax anatomical models from the second half of 1800’s by Cesare Bettini e Giuseppe Astorri.

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