Ether Vaporizer


Max Ming-Kwai Zung (ca. 1922-2008), the donor of this Ethertec ether vaporizer, was an anesthesiologist who studied at Columbia University and worked in Washington, D.C. He apparently acquired this while serving in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1983.0209.02Patent Number: 1224478Catalog Number: 1983.0209.02Accession Number: 1983.0209

Object Name: ether vaporizer

Physical Description: metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 18.2 cm x 13.4 cm x 13.5 cm; 7 3/16 in x 5 1/4 in x 5 5/16 in


Record Id: nmah_1396694

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