Antique Wire Frame Anaesthesia Mask

Price
$95

An example of the  Schimmelbusch mask, an open breathing system for delivering an anesthetic. Invented by Curt Schimmelbusch in 1890 and used until the 1950s. The device consists of a wire frame which is covered with several beds of gauze and applied to the patient's face over the mouth and nose. Then high-volatility anesthetic (usually diethyl ether or halothane, and historically chloroform) is dripped on it, allowing the patient to inhale a mix of the evaporated anesthetic and air. 

Condition: Good condition, though slightly misshapen.

Age: Late 1800s to early 1900s.

Dimension: L 12cm H 7cm W 6cm

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