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Model of Snow Ether Inhaler

Inventory Number: 10507
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Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Model of vaporizer described in 1847 with rectangular metal hot water bath, spiral baffle in vaporizing chamber, valves, wide bore tubing and facepiece. Facepiece missing.

Invented 1847 by John Snow (1813-1858).
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Provenance: Transferred from the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.
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