Copper beaten: photo

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones
Modality: Photo

Copper beaten skull (also known as beaten brass skull) refers to the prominence of convolutional markings (gyral impressions on the inner table of the skull) seen throughout the skull vault.

Copper pots with beaten bottoms.

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Photo by Gila Brand (Creative commons).

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rID: 36452
Case created: 24th Apr 2015
Last edited: 9th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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