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Bunsen Burner - circa 1920 Object Reg. No: SH 850556

Bunsen burner circa 1920 used in the pharmacy of a mental health hospital in Victoria Australia.
Bunsen burner has a "stepped" circular base (concave underneath.) The upright is of medium height, and there is a short inlet pipe of metal. The whole texture is uneven due to encrusted wax.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services, 1985
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 13.50 cm (Height), 8.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: hospitals, 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 - Clinical
Tertiary Classification: laboratory equipment
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, circa 1920

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