Quack Brain Electrizer Helmet - From Insane Asylum - Very Steampunk Device
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Quack Brain Electrizer Helmet - From Insane Asylum - Very Steampunk Device :
This incredible device was found between the medical instrumentation of a insane mental hospital in Northern Italy closed over 30 years ago.The piece more interesting is the head electric applicator in the shape of a helmet made of aluminum with porcelain insulators which are crossed electrodes with porcelain handle.The machine that powers the current provides different types of energy (galvanic, faradic, caustic, sinusoidal current, continuous, alternating, etc..)This equipment has been made presumably in the early 900 in Budapest, Hungary.The Helmet is stored in a cylindrical wooden box that also contains them accessories and a technical report by the manufacturer of the of the asylum Director.The machine is not tested because the wires may have lost the necessary isolation. However, it is complete in all its parts.Please note: the sale only covers the helmet electrizator !!!!the machine is heavy and can 'be contracted privately later. This device is truly a museum piece, also suitable for film, photography or theater to great effect, as well as in your collection of quack medical devices
Diameter : 30 mask - helmet - brain - phrenologic - skull