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Kuhn Tube, by Mayer & Co, London

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Inventory Number: 10403
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: One of a set of instruments for endotracheal chloroform anaesthesia comprising of a flexo-metallic tube, terminating in bullet-shaped cone with eye-holes, with bayonet catch to engage curved introducer with finger-plates at sides (see also inv. 10406).
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Invented 1902 by Franz Kuhn (1866-1929).
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Provenance: From the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.
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Material(s): Metal
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
217 90 28 mm

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