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Bunsen Burner - Investo, circa 1920 Object Reg. No: SH 850558

Bunsen burner, Investo, circa 1920 used in the pharmacy of a mental health hospital in Victoria Australia.
Bunsen burner has a flat, circular base. The upright pipe is short. There is a long thin pipe protruding from the upright, which curves upward at the end.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services, 1985
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 7.00 cm (Height), 5.30 cm (Width), 16.50 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
Inscriptions: Engraved on base: Investo.
Manufacturer: Investo, circa 1920
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, circa 1920
References: Oral history: Dr E.C. Dax, 4.3.1992

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