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ESO Vaporizer

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Inventory Number: 10540
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Rectangular box-shaped vaporizer with concertina reservoir bag at top, dial showing vapour concentration and two wheel-controls at sides. Designed specifically for parachute troops. Used for chloroform.

Invented in 1944 by H.G. Epstein & S.F. Suffolk.
Provenance: Transferred from the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Metal
Glass
Rubber
Plastic
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
245 256 331 mm

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