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Suitcase containing breathing apparatus

1988.0111.0004

Suitcase containing breathing apparatus

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A suitcase constructed of brown fibreboard with a metal handle and two rusted metal catches. Printed on the outisde of the lid is "SIEBE GORMAN & CO. LTD. MAKERS OF SMOKE HELMETS, GAS MASKS, OXYGEN RESUSCITATING APPARATUS, MINE RESCUE APPARATUS, SAFETY PROTECTIVE & FIRST AID APPLIANCES OF EVERY DESCRIPTION. CHESSINGTON, SURREY." Contained within the case are two breathing apparatus with cannisters to be used when fumigating ships, amd two sets of instruction sheets.

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