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Boyle Anaesthetic Machine, c.1960

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Inventory Number: 10480
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Boyle machine with triple rotameters (three metal tubes, each containing a glass tube with a measurement scale, each with a spigot and dial at the bottom) connected to an ether vaporizer (transparent colourless glass jar with "ETHER" and volume markings printed on the exterior and a metal mechanism on top) with plunger and bypass lever, corked elbow valve. Used for nitrous oxide, oxygen, carbon dioxide and ether.
Provenance: From the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Metal
Glass
Cork
Plastic(?)
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
224 213 131 mm

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