Machine - Galvanic battery

Maker
Electro Medical Supplies, London
Date
1930-1940
Description
Portable galvanic battery machine in 'snakeskin' covered case. Black bakelite control panel with milliometer, 'up for on' switch, 15/150 selector switch, normal/reverse switch, power control (0 - 10) and patient terminals. There is a side compartment for the battery and accessories (empty bar two plastic cotton wool sheets). Case has carry handle and two clip fasteners. Attached to the handle are two keys and EMS inspection tag with inked '$d' on it. There are leather protective shields on the case corners.

Object detail

Date
Medium
metal, bakelite, glass, wood
Measurements
18.7 x 39.0 x 28.0 cm
Accession Number
MHM05905
Credit line
Gift of The School of Physiotherapy, La Trobe University, 2002
Object Type
Named Collection
Medical History Museum Category

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