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        James Poro, from 'Portraits and Faces of Remarkable and Eccentric Characters of London', 1819

        English School, (19th century). Medium: engraving. Date: 1819. Giacomo Poro (b.1686), known as James Poro, born in Genoa, had an underdeveloped conjoined twin attached to his abdomen; known as a parasitic, asymmetrical or unequal conjoined twin; Poro exhibited himself in London during 1714; Provenance: Private Collection.

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