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Minnitt Gas-Air Apparatus, by Coxeter & Son, London, 1942

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Inventory Number: 10242
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Fitted in black case with instruction sheet.
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Machine to give analgesia for midwifery. This portable version was designed for domiciliary use and incorporates the cylinder and a reservoir bag and Adams valve.

The case also contains a compressed gas bottle labelled Nitrous Oxide and two face masks.

See references.
Provenance: R. Salt From the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital. Part of anaesthetic collection inv. 51437
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Leather
Metal
Rubber
Glass
Paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
534 132 323 mm

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