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Boyle Anaesthetic Machine

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Inventory Number: 10475
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Two bottle (clear colourless bottles with scales and logo printed on the exterior, one labelled "CHLOROFORM OR TRILENE", the other labelled "ETHER") Boyle with lever bypass controls to volatile agents, triple water sight flowmeter (contained in a clear, colourless glass bottle), safety fillers.
Agent : nitrous oxide & oxygen & ether & chloroform & carbon dioxide

Invented pre-1927 by Henry Edmund Gaskin Boyle (1875-1941)

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Provenance: From the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Glass
Metal
String
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
240 253 113 mm

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