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Pinson Bomb, by Manchester Machine and Instrument Manufacturing Co Ltd

Inventory Number: 10481
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Pressure container designed to deliver concentrated ether vapour to a mask, or to add to a gas flow. Consisting of a solid metal cylinder with a protruding knob and a lever to the side. In a dovetailed wooden case, fitted with a wooden mount.
?Invented 1921 by Kenneth Bernard Pinson (b.1890) and Stanley Rawson Wilson (1882-1927).
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Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Metal
Resin(?)
Plastic
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
165 200 248 mm

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