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ESO Vaporizer

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Inventory Number: 10545
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Epstein Suffolk Oxford Inhaler.

Rectangular box-shaped vaporizer with concertina reservoir bag on top, dial showing concentration and two wheel-controls at sides, in khaki canvas transit case. Designed specifically for parachute troops. Used for chloroform.

Invented 1944 by H.G. Epstein & S.F. Suffolk.

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Provenance: Transferred from the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital in 1998.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Metal
Rubber
Plastic
Glass
Canvas
Other Textiles
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
335 280 340 mm

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