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Vernon-Harcourt Chloroform Vaporizer

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Inventory Number: 10626
Object Type:
Persons: Augustus George Vernon Harcourt
Date Created: 1903
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Regulating chloroform vaporizer with valved vaporizing chamber and scale and pointer to indicate vapour percentage. Portable model in black japanned case.

Used for chloroform.

Comes with card box of mica slides, two pieces of rubber tubing and a metal & glass cylinder.

Invented in 1903 by Augustus George Vernon-Harcourt.

See references.
Provenance: From the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Metal
Glass
Rubber
Card
Mica
Paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
50 194 170 mm

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