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Title

Schimmelbusch's Collapsible Mask

Description

Schimmelbusch's collapsible mask (adult size). Chrome/nickel plated.

This mask would have been used to administer anaesthesia to a patient. A gauze would be placed within the mask and held down by the grid. The gauze would then be doused in anaesthetic and inhaled by the patient.

Creator

Curt Theodor Schimmelbusch

Date

c. 1890-1940

Identifier

2007/1.10

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Materials

Metal

Schimmelbusch's Collapsible Mask

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Materials

Metal

Files

2007.1.10_Schimmelbusch's mask.jpg

Collection

Citation

Curt Theodor Schimmelbusch, “Schimmelbusch's Collapsible Mask,” Heritage, accessed December 16, 2018, https://heritage.rcpsg.ac.uk/items/show/98.