Outfit - Carbon Dioxide Snow

Maker and role
Sparklets Limited, Manufacturer
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Object detail

Accession number
F1530.2004
Description
Sparklet Pocket carbon dioxide Snow Outfit. Leather case with three compartments and two items inside, one of which possibly fits into the other. Both items are cylindrical objects. One appears to be a valve, the other is a probe. The object was used a resuscitation device, respiratory aid or anaesthetic device using liquid carbon dioxide (dry ice).
Marks
Sparklet Pocket / CO2 SNOW / OUTFIT Impressed
SPARKLETS LTS / MADE IN ENGLAND Impressed
Credit Line
Sparklets Limited. Outfit - Carbon Dioxide Snow, F1530.2004. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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Thanks for your comment David. We will check our example for this information.

- MOTAT Curatorial Research on 03-10-2021 20:02:31

The top compartment should contain a chrome plated brass cylinder marked "SPARKLET HOLDER 'J' SIZE", which screws onto the part in the middle compartment.

- David Ross on 29-09-2021 07:54:45

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