ID numberART29200.001
Collection typeArt
TitleSister Daenman preparing stock for autoclaving; verso: [medical assistant];
Measurementsheet: 24.5 cm x 31.3 cm; image: 23.2 cm x 17 cm (irreg.)
Object typeDrawing
MakerHeysen, Nora
Place madeAustralia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made1944
Physical descriptionpen and bue ink on paper
CopyrightAWM Licensed copyright
DescriptionRecto: Sister Daenman preparing the stock of equipment for autoclaving ( a process of sterilisation) where the equipment is steamed at high temperatures, typically at 120 degrees centigrade for 20 minutes to kill any bacteria.
Verso: Medical assistant wearing an apron and head scarf is stirring liquid in two bowls on the laboratory bench.