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Bottle - Chlorophyll, Felton, Grimwade & Duerdins, circa 1940 Object Reg. No: SH 850620

Used in a mental hospital pharmacy, Victoria, Australia. Possibly used as a deoderant.
Drug is contained in a small, round, clear glass bottle and has a screw-on lid. Contains residues in bottle.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 5.70 cm (Height), 3.70 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: bottles, hospitals, pharmaceuticals, psychiatric services, 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: Felton, Grimwade & Duerdins Ltd. and CHLOROPHYLL printed on label. G?M?G764/M and B38 embossed on base
Manufacturer: Felton, Grimwade & Duerdins Ltd., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1940
Place Used: Victoria, Australia


Chris Luscombe Posted on 06 Jan 2011 10:24 AM
i have got the felton grimwade and company melbourne bottle in my room i was digging a clayfield and i saw glass so i dug it out and should my dad and he said that would be old.
James Burker Posted on 21 Jan 2011 3:59 PM
I was recently excavating in Chelsea, Melbourne and found a Felton-Grimwade and Duerdins Limited Melbourne bottle also, and on one side is says "Kruses Prize Medal Magnesia"
Im curious to know if this would be worth anything?

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