Bedpan; [?]; CT4031



About this object

Bedpan; a stainless steel bedpan in the form of a wide-mouthed bottle with one flattened side and a handle. Stamped above the handle: "T.R.F. LEEDS / STAINLESS". Engraved beside the handle: "S.O.H.B. / OKA HOSP / 7/63", most likely referring to South Otago Hospital Board and Owaka Hospital.

Date Made


Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, West Yorkshire, Leeds

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal, alloy, steel

Inscription and Marks

Stamped above the handle: 'T.R.F LEEDS / STAINLESS'
Engraved beside the handle: 'S.O.H.B. / OKA HOSP / 7/63'


h 16.5mm x l 234mm x w 108mm

Subject and Association Keywords

public aspects of medicine, public health. hygiene. preventive medicine, personal health and hygiene

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

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Copyright Licence  

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