Aspirator set

Circa 1850-1900
Aspirator set containing: all-metal exhausting pump; double-way stopcock with rubber stopper; metal double-way stopcock;2 blunt stilettes with canulae; 2needles with wire cleaners; 2 long canulae with wire cleaners; 3 rubber tubes with metal nozzles and detached glass tube (broken); leatherette case with maroon silk, velvet and leatherette lining.

Originally donated by Dr. Merry of Hawthorn in 1964.
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Object detail

metal, rubber, glass, wood, leatherette, velvet and silk
25.6 x 11.3 x 3.9 cm
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Gift of AMA Victoria, 2011
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Named Collection
Medical History Museum Category


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