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Date

c. 1900

Description

This lamp was used to transform Vapo – Cresolene, a patented medicine that was used for upper respiratory issues into a gaseous state which a patient could breathe in.

The lamp is marked with the patent date of Aug. 4. 1885 – Aug. 8. 1888, and is made from ceramic, glass, and metal.

Item Type

medical equipment

Material Type

mixed

Date Uploaded

08.07.2017

Dimensions

9.5 x 8 x 16

Dimensions Notes

All measurements were taken in centimeters. Measurements are listed as “length by width by height” or “height by diameter” unless otherwise noted.

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Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 4.0 License
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