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Mask and Bottle from Young Simpson Chloroform Vaporizer

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Inventory Number: 10492
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Wide-necked bottle with red rubber bung pierced by inlet and outlet tubes. Suspension chain. With transparent synthetic mask with integral hooks. See Inv. 10489 for associated carrying-case.
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Used for chloroform.
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Invented in 1936 by T. Young Simpson.
Provenance: Transferred from the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Glass
Rubber
Metal
Plastic
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
160 290 185 mm

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