Ether Dome in the Bulfinch Building Source
The Ether Dome was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1965. It is located on the fourth floor of the Bulfinch Building.
The Ether Dome at Mass General
The Ether Dome
Creating the Ether Dome painting
“Ether Day 1846”
From Medicine to Art: The Creation of “Ether Day 1846” (YouTube video)
Desai SP, Desai MS, Maddi R, Battit GE. A tale of two paintings: depictions of the first public demonstration of ether anesthesia. Anesthesiology. 2007 May;106(5):1046-50. PubMed PMID: 17457138.
Padihershef (the MGH mummy from Thebes, Egypt):
Description of an Egyptian mummy, presented to the Massachusetts General Hospital : with an account of the operation of embalming, in ancient and modern times
The Case of the Ether Dome Mummy
From Egypt to the Ether Dome
Padihershef Mummy Conservation Project
Padihershef: The MGH Mummy (YouTube video)
Uncovering the Life of Padihershef
This plaster copy of the original was donated by Edward Everett in 1845.
The original is located at the Vatican.