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Measuring Cylinder - 1 pint, circa 1910 Object Reg. No: SH 850571

Summary:
Glass measuring cylinder used in the pharmacy of a mental hospital in Victoria Australia circa 1910
Description:
Round, clear glass, measuring jug, set in a round base and curving outwards at the top with a pouring lip. Measurements - up to one pint or 20 fluid ounzes - are engraved on the side of the jug.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services, 1985
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 18.00 cm (Height), 11.40 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: hospitals, psychiatric 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
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, circa 1910
References: Information on exhibit.

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