Silicone breast implant made by Surgitek Corporation, USA in 1991. Distributed by Zimmer Australia, Frenchs Forest, NSW.
Packaged in a clear, pentagonal-shaped plastic box with navy lining.
Implant used to alter the shape and size of a woman's breast for the purposes of cosmetic surgery, or breast reconstruction after breast cancer treatment.
Circular silicone housed in plastic case.
Example of contemporary medical prostheses used in Victoria, Australia.
Donation from Zimmer Australia Pty Ltd, by 01/1992
Type of item
3 cm (Height)
BOX 17.5 BY 17.5 BY 7.2 CM
Exhibition Collection Management
3 mm (Height)