This film probably dates from around 1916. A veteran who has had an amputation has an artificial leg fitted.
The wooden leg is first seen in a vice. It has a boot on the foot and looks quite bizarre. C/U of the leg being fitted. Strings are pulled and straps fastened.
Manufacture of artificial eyelashes from human hair.
Coats made from artificial fur are modelled in London.
Artificial limb making factory in Italy.
Artificial wooden legs being made in workshop, amputee tries one out - could be war veteran.
Warm weather means machine, not nature, provides snow in Southern Australia.
Karl Rall works on making artificial kidney machine to aid his ill wife.
World War One amputees practice using their new artificial limbs;