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Title

Tudor Edwards Oxygen Spectacles

Description

Shaped like spectacles but without the glass, they carried oxygen via rubber tubing to nasal prongs; plastics made the whole system obsolete.

Date

c. 1900s

Identifier

2003/27.10

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

Length: 14.2 cm

Materials

Metal, rubber.

Tudor Edwards Oxygen Spectacles

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

Length: 14.2 cm

Materials

Metal, rubber.

Files

2003-27.10_oxygen spectacles_3 (1 of 1).jpg
2003-27.10_oxygen spectacles_1 (1 of 1).jpg

Collection

Citation

“Tudor Edwards Oxygen Spectacles ,” Heritage, accessed December 11, 2018, https://heritage.rcpsg.ac.uk/items/show/848.