Q: What does the blue color represent?
A: The blue lines that can be seen in the image, represent the different sinuses inside the skull. For a full list of what sinuses can be seen, please select the PDF file under more views.
Q: Are the arteries raised?
A: The arteries are NOT raised. The arteries are painted onto the skull in a bright red color that can be easily seen.
Q: Are the teeth removeable?
A: While the teeth are individually inserted, they are not removable.
Q: What keeps the skull cap on the skull? Are pegs used?
A: There are a combination of pegs and magnets being used to connect the skull cap to the skull. This helps keep the skull cap exactly where it belongs and less easy for it fall off and become damaged.
Q: What is included with this model?
A: In addition to the skull model, you will also receive a full-color, comprehensive product guide detailing 17 key anatomical features.
Q: What is this model made of?
A: This model is made of a high-quality PVC plastic and is hand-painted.
Q: Does this model show the basilar artery?
A: Yes, this model does show the basilar artery. The following arteries can be located on this model:
Anterior Cerebral Artery
Anterior Communicating Artery
Internal Cartoid Artery
Middle Meningeal Artery (Frontal Branch)
Middle Meningeal Artery (Parietal Branch)
Posterior Cerebral Artery
Q: Are there any numbers or labels on the outside of the skull?
A: No, there is no numbering on the outside of the skull; however the inside of the skull is numbered with 17 features.
Q: Is the jaw moveable on this model?
A: Yes, the jaw of this skull is moveable.
Q: Are the teeth removable from the skull?
A: No, the teeth are not removable.