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Pump, Breast

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Copyright Renwick Museum and Watson Memorial Library
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Collection RML (unaccessioned) General
Description Glass funnel shaped tube with a glass bowl on one side. A rubber bulb is attached to the narrow end by a brass band. The flared end was placed over the nipple and the the bulb sqeezed to help express the milk. The milk filled the bowl on the bottom.
Donated by Mrs Van de Water, Anglesea Street, Renwick, April 2001.
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Object ID RML0.800.0385
Object Name Pump, Breast
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Last modified on: December 19, 2014