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Soiled dressing container, England, 1910-1950
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Title
Soiled dressing container, England, 1910-1950
White enamelled iron pail with SOLID DRESSINGS painted on
White enamelled iron pail with SOLID DRESSINGS painted on
Work Type
Nursing & Hospital Furnishings
Date
1910-1950
Location
England
Material
enamelled
iron
Measurements
overall: 370 mm x 365 mm x 323 mm, 2.45 kg
Description
White enamelled iron pail, formerly used in Farnborough Hospital, English, 1910-1950; with SOILED DRESSINGS painted on the side, with handles and lid
This iron container was used for soiled bandages and dressings, perhaps on a ward or in a surgical theatre. The bandages may have been destroyed by fire or washed before being re-used. This item was used at Farnborough Hospital, now called the Princess Royal University Hospital, in Kent, England.
Accession Number
Subject
container
ID Number
co122297
Source
Image and original data from Science Museum Group
Rights
The source metadata displayed in the Description field is released under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license.
All other source metadata is released under Creative Commons Zero.
File Properties
File Name
large_1988_0599_0002.jpg
SSID
26311798

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