993.148.1: Mask, 1891-1940

Additional Images

993.148.1: Mask.
Image No. 2465 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Bellamy Gardener type design face mask for inhaling ether as an anaesthetic. Hinged wire mesh covered with double layer of wool fabric held in place by lever.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.148.1
Collection: Anaesthesiology
Date: 1891-1940

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 19.3 cm
  • Height: 4 cm
  • Width: 11.3 cm

Object Parts

Object Materials

  • copper alloy,
  • plating,
  • textile,
  • wool

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