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Goodman Levy Regulating Chloroform Vaporizer

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Inventory Number: 10597
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Round chamber with fan-shaped graduated scale and pointer on top. Possibly modified by addition of spout for emptying. used for chloroform.

Also present is a glass funnel and a length of hose, constructed from a coiled wire wrapped in braided green fabric and terminates with copper alloy collar.

Invented 1905 by Goodman Levy.

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Provenance: From the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Metal
Rubber
Glass
Fabric
Plastic
Copper Alloy
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
208 236 223 mm

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