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Anaesthetic Mask - Base, Metal Frame, circa 1930 Object Reg. No: SH 850050

Summary:
Made circa 1912 - 1950. Used at Bundoora, Victoria, Australia, circa 1912 - 1950. Is the framework for holding gauze containing anaesthetic solution over a patients face. Used in surgery at Mont Park Mental Hospital.
Description:
Base only of anaesthetic mask, strip of metal with rim bordering on both sides and hook for wire dome.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mont Park Mental Hospital (Asylum)
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 7 mm (Height), 92 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: anaesthetic equipment, mental health, mental health institutions, psychiatric hospitals, surgery, 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 - Surgery
Tertiary Classification: equipment
Place & Date Used: Bundoora, Victoria, Australia, circa 1930

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