Abomasum

Mandy_den_Elzen_Abomasum

ABOMASUM

2013 | Size: 60x23x2 cm
Material: preserved abomasum from a cattle

The fourth compartment of the stomach, the abomasum, contains a large number of folds and has a parchment like white to grey colour, which it retains after preservation.When preserved, the irregular folds of the abomasum resemble wavy ruffles and frills.