A-bomb artifacts


Code 7203-0001
Artifact name Lost hair
Donator YAMASHITA Hiroko
Receiving date
Dimension (W×H×D) (mm) 270×30×250
Distance from hypocenter (m) 800
Number 1
Location Kokutaiji, Senda areas
Caption Fifteen days after the bombing, the mother of Hiroko (then 18) started to comb her daughter's hair, but in three strokes it all came out except for a fringe along her hairline.

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