ART26502

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ID number ART26502
Title Artificial limb construction, Changi
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Griffin, Murray
Place made Singapore: Changi
Date made 1942-1945
Medium brush and brown ink and wash over pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 46.8 x 36.2 cm

Description

Showing some of the limbs manufactured a the AIF POW Convalescent Depot. Series of drawings showing construction of artificial leg, including knee and ankle joints, 'Limb Factory', under supervision of Warrant I A H M Purdon, 2/30th Australian Infantry Battalion.