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Slipper Bed Pan - Porcelain, New, circa 1920 Object Reg. No: SH 850301

Summary:
New Slipper bed pan circa 1920 used in a mental health hospital in Victoria Australia
Description:
White china slipper bed pan with pear-shaped base and white ceramic handle.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 41.00 cm (Height), 25.00 cm (Width), 15.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: hospitals, psychiatric services, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Nursing
Tertiary Classification: grooming & hygiene
Inscriptions: Text: THE NEW/SLIPPER BED PAN.
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, circa 1920
References: card with exhibit.

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