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Gas Autoclave with Pressure Metre

datation
Mid 20th century
provenance
Tbd
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period
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This is a gas autoclave of cylindrical shape with brass cover which is also equipped with a tightening chuck jaw.  It was used in the sterilization of laboratory material.

This item was used in the bacteriological laboratories of Companhia das Aguas de Lisboa (nowadays EPAL).

It includes a pressure metre in brass, from Societe Anonyme des Etablissements Jules Richard.

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