Anaesthetic inhalation ampoules, 1935-1949

Anaesthetic inhalation ampoules, 1935-1949.
These crushable ampoules contain chloroform and are called �Brisettes�. They are composed of glass with a protective wrapping of gauze and cotton wool and were made by Macfarlan and Co., Edinburgh and London, for use in midwifery. Billings and Sons Ltd., of Manchester, supplied them.
 
Currently on display in:
The Science and Art of Medicine
Year made :
1935-1949
Inventory number :
A625472