Rubber sole cover consisting of a sole piece with straps to hold it on.
Number Of Parts
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Jim Shapley.
Original record had "20c."
Printed on cover: "Contax Patent Applied For"
Storage Room 0010
Length 24.0 cm x Width 6.5 cm
#2: rubber requires special treatment.
To cover shoes of anaesthetist; these conductive overshoes were used for grounding to prevent the accumulation of static electricity in the presence of anaesthetic agents; in use from around 1945-1970.