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In pictures: Living Medical Traditions

Living Medical Traditions

A Sri Lankan carved ivory syringe

Living Medical Traditions

An African medicine man's bag dating from 1880-1930

Living Medical Traditions

A plaster figure group, appealing to the God, Yao Wang

Living Medical Traditions

An Indian steel rectal syringe

Living Medical Traditions

A Chinese bronze diagnostic figure



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