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- A Manufacturer Battersea, United Kingdom
Bottle - Zinc Permanganate, Planet Brand, circa 1848 Reg. No: SH 850508
- Used in a mental hospital pharmacy, Victoria, Australia. Zinc permanganate was used in the treatment of urethritis. Administered by injection or douche. Made: MAY AND BAKER LTD. Planet brand, circa 1848
- Drug is contained in a small, round, dark brown glass bottle and sealed and wrapped in paper.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
|Dimensions:||9.00 cm (Height), 3.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||bottles, hospitals, psychiatric services, renal condition|
|Themes this item is part of:||Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Mental Health - Pharmacy|
|Inscriptions:||WM embossed on base.PLANET/BRAND/MAY AND BAKER LTD/Battersea, London/ oz1 34702/ZINC PERMANGANATE/POISON printed on label.|
|Manufacturer:||May & Baker Ltd, Battersea, England, Great Britain, 1848 or later|
|Place & Date Used:||Victoria, Australia, 1848 or later|