The growing human skull by Sarah-Jane Smith, Wellcome Collection.Front views of five human skulls showing the changes that occur during development and aging. From left to right: newborn, 5 years, 14 years, adult and elderly.
Sagittal Sectioned, Exploded or Beauchened Skulls… We are the source.
Beauchene or “exploded skull” is produced as an anatomical study and used primarily as a teaching aid. They are difficult and costly to produce. These skulls were named for their creator Claude Beauchene.