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Prosthetic Leg Made by J. E. Hanger Company in St. Louis

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Identifier: 1995-026-0001

Title: Prosthetic Leg Made by J. E. Hanger Company in St. Louis

Description: Artificial leg designed to replace the lower leg and foot while fastened to the thigh; lower portion is made of hollow wood in the shape of a leg and foot, with a joint at the ankle; made by Hanger Co., St. Louis, c. 1920 and worn by Lornz Kersting of St. Louis.

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Dates: ca. 1920

Type(s): Prosthesis

Maker/Creator: J.E. Hanger Co.

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