Lamellae torn off from a decalcified human parietal bone at some depth from the surface. Labels: a, lamellae, showing reticular fibers; b, darker part, where several lamellae are superposed; perforating fibers. Apertures through which perforating fibers has passed, are seen especially in the lower part of the figure.
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Baker, W. Morrant & Harris, Vincent Dormer Kirkes' Hand-book of Physiology, 13th ed. (Philadelphia: P. Blakiston's Son & Co., 1892) 63