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TitleSculpture and bust collection
DescriptionThe College’s collection of busts and sculptures is predominantly comprised of works dating from the nineteenth century. The majority of the pieces are portrait busts, depicting significant figures in medical history, with most of the subjects originating from Scotland and having an association with the College itself. Classical and mythological figures, such as Hippocrates and Hygeia, also appear in a number of busts and statues. The pieces are predominantly in a classical or neo-classical style and are mostly made from plaster or marble.
Date19th century - 21st century
Extent72 items
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