Three illustrations of the eye taken from Soemmering, 1828

Scope and Content

Two of which were used by William Mackenzie in his 4th edition of A Practical Treatise of the Diseases of the Eye.

  • a. Interior of the eye, dissected by Dr W. Soemmering 8 1/2 years after reclination. Similar to Fig. 77, page 780.
  • b. Interior of the eye of a woman of 73 years of age which the lens, along with its capsule was reclined by Dr Emden. Similar to Fig 78, page 785.