Powder insufflator, 1871-1900.

Powder insufflator, 1871-1900.
This instrument is made out of vulcanite, horn and silk. Insufflators are used to blow air, or in this case medicated powder, into the lungs or into a body cavity.
 
Currently on display in:
The Science and Art of Medicine
Year made :
1871-1900
Inventory number :
A611930