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Buxton Dropper Bottle, by P. Harris & Co. Ltd.

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Inventory Number: 10311
Object Type:
Place Created: Birmingham United Kingdom (England) Europe
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Clear glass bottle graduated 0-15drs with small hole opposite pouring lip and flat oval top to stopper. In oval black leather-covered case with red paper lining. Used for chloroform.  There is cotton in the case that the bottle and stopper were pressed into.
Invented c.1900 by Dudley Wilmot Buxton.
Provenance: From the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Leather
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
168 68 52 mm


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