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

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.
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)

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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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