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Royal Humane Society Resuscitation Set

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Inventory Number: 10483
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Fitted rectangular box containing bellows, clyster pipes, two curved pharyngeal pipes etc. for resuscitating the apparently drowned. Some components listed not found in OPS Audit 2018. Other components in box - rubber cylinder pipe component, black pipe, five bone attachments for administration. Components fit into box lined with purple velvet. Green circular sticker on lid 'Simpson 55 Strand Cutler & Surgical Instrument Maker to the Royal Navy'. Box has insert cut out in the lid, closes with two clasps.
Provenance: Transferred from the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
78 393 204 mm


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