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Diorama showing an operation to remove a cataract in eleventh-century... News Photo1900-1909,1979,20th Century Style,Adult,Blood,Built Structure,Cataract,Circa 11th Century,Color Image,Diorama,Discussion,Doctor,Eye Test Equipment,Figurine,Forest,Healthcare And Medicine,Horizontal,Hospital,Indoors,Iran,Man Made,Man Made Structure,Medical Building,Medicine,Medieval,Men,Patient,People,Removing,Retro Styled,Stool,Talking,The Natural World,UK,VerticalPhotographer Collection: SSPL SSPL/Science MuseumUNITED KINGDOM - MARCH 23: Diorama showing an operation to remove a cataract in eleventh-century Persia, United Kingdom, 1978-80. Lower Wellcome Gallery diorama showing operation for removal of cataract in 11th century Persia. Variety of materials: plaster, wood, and others. United Kingdom, c.1979. (Photo by Science & Society Picture Library/SSPL/Getty Images)