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Bottle - Evans Medical Supplies, Argenti Proteinas Mite B.P.C., circa 1848 Object Reg. No: SH 850611

Bottle - Argenti Proteinas Mite B.P.C., circa 1848, Made by: Evans Medical Supplies Ltd., circa 1848. Used in a psychiatric hospital pharmacy, in Victoria. Argenti Proteinas Mite B.P.C. was apparently used as an antiseptic.
Dark coloured crystals contained in a small, round, dark brown glass bottled, sealed with a cork and has a paper label with a smaller sticker on the side.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 75 mm (Height), 47 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: bottles, medicines, pharmacy equipment, psychiatric hospitals, making history - psych services
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
Tertiary Classification: pharmaceuticals
Inscriptions: On label: EVANS / Q376RL45 / Argenti Proteinas Mite B.P.C. / Evans Medical Supplies Ltd. / Liverpool and London
On smaller sticker: EVANS / NET / 1 oz.
Embossed on base: 2
Manufacturer: Evans Medical Supplies Ltd., England, Great Britain, circa 1948
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, 1848 or later

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