Tobacco resuscitator kit, England, 1785

Made:
1785 in London
maker:
Evans and Company

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Resuscitator for reviving "persons apparently dead", labelled "Royal Humane Society 1774", English, 1785 onwards

Resuscitator for reviving "persons apparently dead", labelled "Royal Humane Society 1774", English

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Details

Category:
Therapeutics
Object Number:
A640992
Materials:
brass, cloth, glass, incomplete, ivory, leather, mahogany (wood), silver, wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (open for display): 368 mm x 483 mm x 345 mm,
type:
resuscitator
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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