Hand-cranked electrotherapy apparatus with Clarke-type magneto, by Appareil Gaiffe at Paris, in fine mahogany case, owned by Dr. P.F. Gachet, French, 1859. Complete set with 7 electrodes (two flat ovoid plates, one sponge-holder, one brush, one rectal, two button-shaped attachments) and two wires to connect electrodes to apparatus.
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- box, mahogany, coil cores, iron, crank, brass, electrodes, brass, gears, brass, magnet, iron
- electrotherapy equipment, therapeutics (electrotherapy), electrotherapy equipment, electrotherapy
- Gachet, Dr.
- Loan: Wellcome Trust
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