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McKesson Anaesthetic Machine Model G

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Inventory Number: 10495
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Ether vaporizer (originally with gutta-percha insulation) and other parts of McKesson model G (no stand).
Comprising of two rubber bladders in a net attached to a copper alloy apparatus and a separate metal cylinder with 5 holes in the bottom and a glass window at the other end.

Used for nitrous oxide & oxygen & ether.

Inventor in 1912 by Elmer Isaac McKesson and manufactured in 1920.
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See references.
Provenance: From the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Metal
Copper Alloy
Rubber
String
Glass

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