Boots pressure cushion for relief from bed sores or haemorrhoids

Made:
1950-1960 in Unattributed place
maker:
Boots The Chemists

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Round doughnut-shaped air-filled pressure cushion, for relief of pain from bed sores or haemorrhoids, marked 'Boots the Chemist', unsigned, British, 1950-1960 (see note)

Details

Category:
Nursing & Hospital Furnishings
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
E2005.260.252
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy) and rubber (unidentified)
type:
pressure cushion
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment