Enema syringe

Made:
1701-1800 in Portugal
maker:
Unknown

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Brass enema syringe, piston-action, driven by "lazy-tongs" mechanism, possibly Portuguese, 18th century

Brass enema syringe, piston-action, driven by "lazy-tongs" mechanism, possibly Portuguese

Details

Category:
Therapeutics
Object Number:
A626719
Materials:
copper alloy and ferrous alloy
type:
enema syringe
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • enema equipment
credit:
Loan, Wellcome Trust