$169.00 Set consists of 12 male pubic bone models to illustrate the six phases of the Suchey-Brooks pubic symphyseal age determination system. The system is based on an extensive sample of male pubic bones (n=739), with legal documentation of age (death certificate).
SA002 Suchey-Brooks Female Age Determination
$169.00 Twelve pubic bone models illustrating the six phases of the Suchey-Brooks pubic symphyseal female age determination system.
SA003 Epiphyseal Age Determination
$209.00 Set consists of 7 medial clavicle models (1 with separate epiphysis), 7 iliac crests (2 with separate epiphyses), 2 proximal humeri and 1 proximal femur, to aid in age determination by phases of epiphyseal union. An identified Jane Doe case is also represented by three bones (2 pubic bones and 1 iliac crest) to illustrate the use of multiple age indicators.
SA004 Suchey-Sutherland Sex Determination
$189.00 This set of 9 pubic bone pairs (5 female and 4 male) is designed to assist researchers in the sex determination of skeletal remains using the os pubis. An extensive sample (n=1284) of well-documented pubic bones was studied. Stress is given to conditions in the adolescent and hard-to-sex bones.
SA005 Suchey-Brooks Male Instructional Casts
$219.00 Twenty-two pubic models (5 paired and 12 single) for use in instruction and practice of age determination by the Suchey-Brooks male system. These individuals are of known age (death certificate), but are not part of the original sample of 739 bones upon which the male age determination is based. #SA001 is NOT included in this set.
SA006 Suchey-Brooks Female Instructional Casts
$219.00 Set includes twenty-nine pubic models (13 paired and 3 single) for use in instruction and practice of age determination by the Suchey-Brooks female system. These individuals are of known age (death certificate). Information on pregnancy is included for interpretation of dorsal changes. #SA002 is NOT included in this set.
SA007 Forensic Applications I
$209.00 Actual 3 John and 2 Jane Doe cases are presented to teach the use of multiple age indictors. Information is included for these identified individuals.
SA008 Occipital Age Determination System
$209.00 Conditions of the development of the occipital bone are shown in specimens without age documentation. The “basilar suture” is stressed with data on documented individuals. This set includes four occipital bone cast sets showing varying stages of the union of the basilar portion. Infant cranium is optional.
SA009 Gilbert-Suchey Variations in the Female Os Pubis: Age, Trauma, Pathology
This set of female pubic bone casts illustrates variability seen in the os pubis relating to age, trauma, and pathology. These bones illustrate key points from the joint research of Mile Gilbert and Judy Suchey (1984-continuing). Three photographic slides are included which compare the cast of the “Lucy” (Australopithecus afarensis) pubic bone to a modern female. The cast of the “Lucy” pubic bone was provided to J. Suchey by the Institute of Human Origins.
SA010 Field Sampler Series
SA100 Iscan-Loth Rib Age Determination
$279.00 Forty-two casts of males and females illustrating age determination from the sternal end of the fourth rib. Instructional materials included.
SA200A Dental Development Maxilla and Mandible Approximately 6 Years Old.
$169.00 Mandibular and maxillary bone cut away to show dental development.
SA200b Dental Development Maxilla and Mandible Approximately 10 Years Old
$169.00 Mandibular and maxillary bone cut away to show dental development.
CS200 Human Subadult, Upper Dentition Exposed (approx. 6 yrs old)
$319.00 This individual is not documented so age is an estimation only. Upper dentition is exposed, but that of the mandible is not currently but may be in the future.
PI001 Human Infant Postcranial Bones
$239.00 Full term human infant bones from both sides including left and right femur, tibia, fibula, os coxa, humerus, radius, ulna, scapula, and clavicle. More bones available - contact us for details.
SA300 Human Subadult: 0.5-1.5 Years of Age
$469.00 Experts at the Smithsonian age this individual at .5 – 1.5 years of age Includes: -Left Femur -Left Calcaneus -Left Tibia -Left Fibula -Left Ischium -Left Ilium -Left Clavicle -Left Scapula -Left Ulna -Left Radius -Right pubis -Right Fibula -Right pubis -Right Fibula -Cervical Vertebra Arch (2 halves) -Lumbar Vertebra -Thoracic Vertebra -Portion of Sternum
SA301 Human Subadult: 1-2 Years of Age
$289.00 Experts at the Smithsonian age this individual at 1 – 2 years of age Includes: Left femur Right ilium Left humerus Right pubis Left ulna Right ischium Left radius Mandible Left clavicle Left scapula
SA302 Human Subadult: 7.5-8.5 Years of Age
$629.00 Without Skull $889.00 With Skull Experts at the Smithsonian age this individual at 7.5 – 8.5 years of age Includes: Cranium and Mandible (optional) Left ischium/pubis Left femur + epiphysis Right ischium/pubis Left tibia + 2 epiphyses Left ilium Left humerus + epiphysis 2nd cervical vertebra Right humerus, no epiphysis Cervical vertebra Left ulna + distal epiphysis Thoracic vertebra Left radius + distal and proximal epiphyses Lumbar vertebra Right clavicle 1st sacral vertebra 2 portions of sternum Left scapula Left calcaneus
CS302 Human Subadult Cranium (7.5 - 8.5 years)
$279.00 This individual has been aged by experts at the Smithsonian, and is from SA302 (in the sex and age determination series). Includes cranium and mandible though mandible is not pictured.
SA303 Human Subadult:15-19 Years of Age
$129.00 Includes Right Radius Distal Fibula
SA304 Human Subadult: Mid Teens
$109.00 Right humerus with proximal epiphysis missing, distal complete union.
SA305 Human Subadult: Late Teens
$109.00 Right humerus with line at proximal epiphysis, distal complete union
SA306 Human Subadult: Documented 13 Year Old
$179.00 Right humerus with unfused proximal epiphysis, distal compound epiphyseal fusion with distinct line and slight separation at lateral epicondyle, and unfused medial epicondyle Right ulna with unfused proximal and distal epiphyses THIS ITEM IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE GROWTH SERIES (SA350)
SA350 Growth Series
$2149.00 Includes all elements from PI001, SA300, SA301, SA302, SA303, SA304, SA305 - Human Infant Postcranial Bones (#PI001) - Human Subadult:0.5 – 1.5 Years of Age (#SA300) - Human Subadult:1 – 2 Years of Age (#SA301) - Human Subadult:7.5 – 8.5 Years of Age (#SA302) - Human Subadult:15 – 19 Years of Age (#SA303) - Human Subadult:Mid-Teens (#SA304) - Human Subadult:Late Teens (#SA305)
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CS001 Southwest Skull
$329.00 Includes cranium and mandible, illustrates scalping marks on the frontal and both parietal bones, probable perimortem depressed fracture on the occipital and left parietal, and cradleboard changes. This individual was C14 dated at 770 years BP. Teeth show moderate wear. Price includes two digital images of these cutmarks taken by scanning electron microscope and transferred from 35mm slides. The original of this was reburied.
CS003 Cranial Modification: Wrapping
$329.00 Cranium and mandible, this individual illustrates “wrapping” cranial modification, and possesses most teeth (missing most incisors); teeth show little wear.
CS007 Infant Cranium and Mandible
$129.00 Good detail of newborn skull (Please note: This cast is also included in the SA008 Occipital Age Determination System casts set)
CS011 European American Male Skull
$329.00 Cranium and mandible, this is a documented 40 year old from Hungary, with strongly everted mandible. He possesses all teeth except 10, 16, 17, 32. From Maxwell Museum and OMI, Albuquerque, NM. Some postcranial materials also available.
CS012 Mexican American Male Skull
$329.00 Cranium and mandible, this is a documented 15 year old with clearly shoveled incisors. He possesses all teeth except 1 (erupting), 3, 16, 17, and 32. From Maxwell Museum and OMI, Albuquerque, NM.
CS014 Mexican American Male with Cut Calvarium
$369.00 Cranium and mandible of documented 17 y.o., this cast shows the inside of the cranium. Manner of death was two gunshot wounds, and cranium shows classic entrance and exit wounds. Part of the sella turcica is missing, aiding in tracking the path of one bullet. From Maxwell Museum and OMI, Albuquerque, NM.
CS015 Approximately 5 Year Old Child, Cribra Orbitalia
$279.00 Cranium and mandible in excellent condition, moderate cribra orbitalia in each orbit.
CS018 European American Male with Antemortem Photos
$329.00 Finished $219.00 Unfinished Documented 55 y.o. with series of four antemortem photographs, front and lateral views. The photographs were taken when this individual was of average and slightly overaverage weights. Teeth present include numbers 2(broken), 3-8, 11, 19-21, 24-26, 28, & 32; absent antemortem include 1, 14-16, 17, 18, 30 & 31; absent postmortem include 9, 10, 12, 13, 22, 23, 27, & 29. Finished with final color, dental fillings, etc.
CS023 Australian Male Skull
$329.00 All teeth are present with moderate wear on this individual. The supraorbital torus is very large, and the cranium is relatively robust. The right zygomatic arch is slightly reconstructed, but otherwise the skull is in excellent condition. From A.W. Ward Museum of Dentistry, Univ. of the Pacific School of Dentistry, San Francisco, CA.
CS024 Occult Teeth cranium
$289.00 This cranium exhibits normal dentition, with the notable exception of the medial incisors: the left has erupted approximately at the nasal spine, and is growing anteriorally, and the right is in relatively correct position, but is rotated 180 degrees. In addition, an extra pegged tooth is erupting just inferior to the left incisor, and there is evidence of a cleft palate. Otherwise the cranium is in excellent condition. Original from San Jose State University.
CS025 Trephined Cranium from Peru
$329.00 This cranium exhibits two square trephination holes with reactive bone but no rounded edges. Teeth numbers 2, 3, 14-16 present with moderate wear, tooth #12 is broken. From the Smithsonian Institution, cranium only.
CS026 Extreme Modification Cranium
$329.00 This cranium exhibits extreme occipital and frontal flattening, and is from Nisqually, Washington. Teeth numbers 2, 4, 14, 15, and 30-32 are present with moderate to heavy wear. Cranium only, from the Smithsonian Institution.
CS027 Cranial Modification Flattening
$329.00 This cranium exhibits occipital and some frontal cranial modification. Teeth #2-6, 12, 14, 15 are present and show moderate wear, otherwise the cranium is in excellent condition. From the Smithsonian Institution.
CS028 Extreme Cranial Modification
$329.00 This cranium exhibits more extreme "wrapping" modification than #CS003, but the cranium is not as good. Teeth #2, 4, 5, 11, 12, 13, are present with significant wear.
CS029 Tuberculosis Cranium in Individual from Alaska
$329.00 This cranium exhibits significant tuberculosis lesions (about 9) around the cranial vault. This cranium is in excellent condition, but only teeth # 3-5 and 13-15 are present with moderate wear. Cranium only.
CS030 Syphilis Cranium in Individual From Alaska
$329.00 There are significant syphilis lesions on the frontal and both parietal bones. This cranium is in excellent condition, though teeth # 3-5, 7, 8, 10, and 12-14 are present with moderate wear. Cranium only (check out PA003 for a cranial section with syphilis – it’s in the “Human Pathology and Anomaly” section).
CS032 Cancerous Lesion Cranium From Egypt
$329.00 Approximately the left half of the maxilla from what has been called a cancerous “mouse tumor” by various researchers. Teeth # 2, 6-8 are present, but otherwise the cranium is in excellent condition.
CS033 Scurvy Cranium
$329.00 This cranium comes from a documented case of scurvy and shows significant lesions on the temporal/sphenoidal regions, as well as in the upper eye orbits, palate and various other regions of the cranium. The left zygomatic arch is missing and the only teeth represented are M1 from both the right and left sides. The cranium also shows exposure damage to the parietals and upper occipital region, but remains a beautiful specimen.
CS034 Healing Projectile Wound Skull
$369.00 This cast is of an adult male exhibiting traits consistent with European ancestry. The skull exhibits entry and exit wounds consistent with those caused by a large projectile. Remodeling of the damaged areas indicates some degree of healing but specifics as to the type of projectile and the length of healing are unknown. Also displays a healing fracture of the left zygomatic. This skull has minimal dentition including the lower left canine and first premolar, both maxillary canines, the upper right first premolar and an right second molar with caries.
CS035 Blunt Force Trauma Skull
$369.00 This cast is of an adult male of unidentified ancestry. The healing blunt force trauma is located in the left supraorbital region of the frontal bone. Details of the cause of the trauma and the length of healing time are not known. Dentition on this individual is minimal being limited to one upper right and one upper left molar.
CS036 Northern Chinese Female Skull
$329.00 This individual was in her mid to late teens, with her third molars unerrupted. Dentition is complete and in excellent condition. All other aspects of the cranium and mandible are also complete and in excellent condition.
CS108 African American Male Skull
$329.00 This cast has teeth #1 (abscessed), 2, 4 – 12, 13 missing postmortem, 15 – 16, 18, 19 – 29, 31. First molars are missing antemortem, #13, 17, 32 missing postmortem. The cranium and mandible are in excellent condition.
CS109 European American Female Skull
$329.00 This cast has teeth # 1 (unerupted and impacted), 2 – 15, 18 -24, 25 missing postmortem, 26 – 31. The cranium and mandible are in excellent condition.
CS119 African American Female Skull
$329.00 This cranium and mandible cast are in excellent condition with all teeth present and with little wear.
CS120 Tinian Male Skull
$329.00 This individual is from the island of Tinian, and shows four occipital tubercles and a massive healed fracture of the right malar region. He is missing all teeth except 2, 6, 11, 14, 15, 21, 22, and 27. This is a striking cranium!
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RI001 Male Os Coxae
$109.00 Illustrates the typical male pattern. Please indicate when you order if you prefer the left or right os coxae.
RI002 Female Os Coxae
$109.00 Illustrates the typical female pattern. Please indicate when you order if you prefer the left or right os coxae.
RI002M Modern Female Os Coxae
$109.00 Illustrates the typical female pattern in an anatomically modern size individual. Please indicate when you order if you prefer the left or right os coxae.
RI003 Male Pelvic Girdle
$229.00 Left and right ossa coxae and sacrum of a classic male.
RI004 Female Pelvic Girdle
$229.00 Left and right ossa coxae and sacrum of classic female.
RI004M Fully Modern Sized Female Pelvic Girdle
$239.00 This pelvic girdle was chosen and cast for its more accurate representation of a fully modern female as it pertains to overall size, and makes an excellent instructional model for anthropology courses, as well as, maternity and birthing instructional purposes.
RI005 Articulated Male Pelvic Girdle
$249.00 Left and right ossa coxae and sacrum of a classic male.
RI006 Articulate Female Pelvic Girdle
$249.00 Left and right ossa coxae and sacrum of classic female.
RI006M Articulated Fully Modern Sized Female Pelvic Girdle
$269.00 This pelvic girdle was chosen and cast for its more accurate representation of a fully modern female as it pertains to overall size, and makes an excellent instructional model for anthropology courses, as well as, maternity and birthing instructional purposes. Articulated and disarticulated options available. Ask about our fully articulated model with durable, flexible joints.
PH002 Disarticulated Human Hand
$199.00 Cast of hand of European American male, larger than those usually available from anatomical supply houses. Each bone individually cast in poly urethane. Please indicate when you order if you prefer the left or right hand.
PH002A Articulated Human Hand
$239.00 Cast of hand of European American male, larger than those usually available from anatomical supply houses. Each bone individually cast in poly urethane. Articulated in brass wire, elastic cord, or Beauchene style ($20.00 more). Please indicate when you order if you prefer the left or right hand.
PF002 Disarticulated Human Foot
$199.00 Cast of foot of European American male, larger than those usually available from anatomical supply houses. Each bone individually cast in poly urethane. Please indicate when you order if you prefer the left or right foot.
PF002A Articulated Human Foot
$239.00 Cast of foot of European American male, larger than those usually available from anatomical supply houses. Each bone individually cast in poly urethane. Articulated in brass wire, elastic cord, or Beauchene style ($20.00 more). Please indicate when you order if you prefer the left or right foot.
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FC001 Full Fragments Collection #1 (55 pieces)
$1375.00 Includes the full set of 55 fragments currently available. This set includes cranial & postcranial fragments, as well as, a few non-human fragments for variety. Purchasing the full set saves you money, nearly 30% over smaller quanitities.
FC002 Large Fragment Collection (Your Choice of Between 25 and 54 Pieces.
Starting at $750.00 for 25 elements. $30.00 per element. Have a bit bigger budget but not enough for the full set? Here you can order larger quantities which allows us to give you a bigger break on your order. Again, pick and choose if you wish, or just let us mix up a bag for you. We'll keep track of what you order so if you wish to complete the set later, you can. Ordering a quantity between 25 and 54 drops the price $5 per fragment, saving nearly 15% over order quantities under 24.
FC003 Small Fragment Collection (Your Choice of Between 1 and 24 Pieces)
$35.00 Per Element We know budgets are not always what you would hope. Therefore we are offering the fragments in whatever quantity you can currently afford. In our small fragments sets you can order anywhere from 1 to 24 fragments of your choosing to get your collection started. Pick and choose what fragments you would like or let us put together a mix for you. Just indicate your preference when you order.
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PA001 Amputated Humerus
$109.00 Well-healed amputated humerus documented 40 weeks from amputation to death, from National Museum of Health and Medicine.
PA003 Parietal Bones with Tertiary Syphilis
$129.00 This cast is a good alternative to our syphilis cranium (CS030) if you are working with a smaller budget. Excellent detail (see photo).
PA004 Amputated Proximal Tibia and Fibula
$179.00 Documented 14 months from amputation to death; exhibits tremendous infection. From National Museum of Health and Medicine.
PA005 Amputated Femoral Shaft
$109.00 Documented six weeks from amputation to re-amputation, exhibits sequestration and callus. From National Museum of Health and Medicine.
PA006 Cranial Sections w/ Gunshot Wounds
$449.00 for the entire set. $99.00 per individual element. These are from documented individuals from the Civil War, and have known intervals from injury to death of 5 days, 9 days, 20 days, 32 days, 37 days, 51 days, and 10 years. Price includes history of treatment, where known, from the post surgeons. From National Museum of Health and Medicine.
PA007 Fetal Cranium- Cyclopia
$139.00 This infant had one orbit for both eyes. Cast includes cranium and mandible in excellent condition. From Nation Museum of Health and Medicine.
PA008 Fetal Cranium- Anencephaly
$139.00 Cranium and mandible in excellent condition, from National Museum of Health and Medicine.
PA009 Microcephalic Cranium
$259.00 Small cranium with completely united sagittal suture (scaphocephaly?). No teeth present, but otherwise cranium is in excellent condition. Lower picture places this cranium next to our CS012 Mexican American male cranium for a visual comparison.
$109.00 A sequestrum is a detached or dead piece of bone within an abscess or wound. This sequestrum was removed from the leg of an individual who was shot 6 months earlier during the Civil War. It measures about 6 inches in length. From National Museum of Health and Medicine.
PA011 Calvarium with Trephination
$159.00 This Civil War soldier was shot on September 17, 1862. The doctors performed a trephination on October 11, 1862, and he died the same day. This cast shows the infection on the interior of the calvarium, and shows the smooth edges of the trephination. From the National Museum of Health and Medicine.
PA012 Femur with Shot Fracture and Infection
$199.00 This individual was injured in a street brawl in which his left femur was severely fractured. The leg became severely infected. The individual died just under 2 months from the date of injury from exhaustion. The bone is in two pieces and shows extensive effects of infection.
PA013 Septic Arthritis of the Knee
$199.00 This bone shows extensive septic arthritis resulting in a fused femur and tibia. Excellent details from the original are captured in this cast.
PA014 Tuberculosis in the Proximal Femur and Os Coxae
$199.00 This cast shows extensive damage caused by tuberculosis in the hip joint.
PA015 Tuberculosis in the Lower Vertebral Column
$269.00 This cast shows extensive damage caused by tuberculosis to the lower vertebral column including vertebrae T11-L4
PA016 Brucellosis in the Lower Vertebrae
$259.00 This cast shows the damage caused to various vertebrae as a result of brucellosis. Only the most severe vertebral cases were cast including 2 lumbar and 3 thoracic vertebrae.
PA017 Septic Arthritis of the Left Hand
$99.00 This cast shows extensive damage caused by septic arthritis, including complete fusion and massive remodeling of the carpal region and proximal metacarpal bones.
PA018 Segmentation Error in the Lumbar/Sacral Region
$179.00 This cast displays a segmentation error involving at least two lumbar vertebrae and the upper sacrum. Beautiful detail was able to be captured from this original.
PA019 Excised Humeral Fragments from Civil War Gun Shot Wound
$179.00 This individual was wounded during the Civil War by a conoidal musket ball that shattered the neck and upper portion of the left humerus. The humeral head and accompanying fragment were then removed after which the individual made a remarkable recovery. Detailed documentation of the medical history of this individual will accompany each cast copy which includes a incredible photo displaying his healed injury.
PA020 Humerus with Civil War Gun Shot Wound
$209.00 This right humerus displays the results of a gun shot wound received during the Civil War. The diaphyseal portion of the humerus was fractured and fragmented. The bone shows no evidence of healing. No other information is available at this time.
PA021 Cranium with Civil War Gun Shot Wound
$329.00 This cranium derives from the Civil War era. It shows classic entry and exit wounds as well as radiating fractures caused by a gun shot wound. No remodeling of the injured bone has taken place indicating that this was a perimortem injury. The nasal bones are absent and the dentition is incomplete but includes the following: right side-M3, M2, M1, PM2, PM1 and fragmented C; left side- M2(with caries), M1, PM1, C (ectopic eruption) & LI fractured; all other teeth are absent.
PA900 Modern 91 Year Old European American Female
$1,059.00 This set includes the five elements listed directly below under item numbers PA901-PA905. They include a trephined cranium with mandible, and arthritic elements including the shoulder girdle, lumbar vetrebra, left first foot phalanges, and a medically repaired fracture of the right femur, all from a documented modern 91 year old European American female. This is a great set useful for many applications.
PA901 Osteoarthritis, Shoulder Girdle
$239.00 Osteoarthritis in the shoulder girdle from a 91 year old female. Set includes clavicle, scapula, and humerus. Individual bones are available as well.
PA902 Osteoarthritis, Lumbar Vertebra
$229.00 Osteoarthritis in lumbar vertebra from a 91 year old female. Set includes four consecutive lumbar vertebra showing extensive osteoarthritis.
PA903 Medically Repaired Healed in Osteoarthritic Femur
$239.00 This femur is from the 91 year old female set above. It was fractured, medically repaired, and shows the process of healing in an osteoarthritic femur.
PA904 Osteoarthritis, Human Foot Phalanges
$89.00 Left first digit proximal, middle, and distal phalanges of a 91 year old European American female with osteoarthritis.