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King Thermanester, by C.J. Birtcher Inc, Los Angeles, 20th Century

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Inventory Number: 10452
Object Type:
Place Created: Los Angeles California USA North America
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Copper water-bath with centre vaporizer chamber and copper mesh wick. Air inlet slot on front. Outer container black Bakelite with clear ether chamber; with face piece. Sticker on Bakelite 'C.J. Birtcher Incorporated 1001 No Main St Los Angeles Calif' Written on side in white '100'. Stamped on top 'King Thermanester' Used for ether.
Provenance: From the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Bakelite
Metal
Glass
Paper
Rubber
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
111 145 256 mm

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