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Description
Elliots Anaesthetic Machine, portable, inside wooden case lined with brown leather. Inside is main unit, 3 face mask frames and a power supply extension cord.
-1 Main unit - in a leather case; brown. Top and front panel handing up/down to reveal the mechanism which can be taken out; secured by 2 catches on the front, 2 on the side. Grab-handle on top; 4 rubber button-feet on the bottom, 5 on the back.
The lift-out mechanisms consists of a black plastic panel, upward facing, with switches, adjustment controls and gas spigots - 2 with red rubber hoses attached. Beneath is a gas storage tank and an electric leather unit; power supply enters via the panel.

-2=4 Face masks x 3 - thin steel, chrome plated; oval shaped. With a full circumference clip, to hold the mask's edges and 2 ribs which interlock to maintain an atmosphere.

-5 Power supply extension - black; rubber/plastic outer sheath. Electric jug fitting at one end, 3-point pin at the other.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal/Chromium
Organic/Vegetal/Plant Extract/Latex/Rubber
Signature/Marks and Type
MANUFACTURED BY / ELLIOTS / [...]NEY / & A[...]AN[...] LTD Maker's Plate
UNIVERSAL MOTOR / SERIAL NO K35387 / MADE IN ENGLAND Maker's Plate
Accession No
1986.73.2
Credit Line
Anaesthetic Machine, 1986.73.2. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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