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Bunsen Burner - circa 1850 Reg. No: SH 850267
- Bunsen burner, circa 1850 used in the pharmacy of a mental health hospital in Victoria Australia.
- Adjustable gas Bunsen burner sits on 3-pronged cast-iron base. Balls and screw attach burner to base allowing movement in any direction. Right-angled tubular handle serves as 4th leg when burner is pointed upward. Cap may be removed from top to light jet.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
|Dimensions:||16.00 cm (Height), 13.00 cm (Width), 14.00 cm (Length)|
|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 - Clinical|
|Tertiary Classification:||laboratory equipment|
|Place & Date Used:||Victoria, Australia, circa 1850|