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Penicillin Bottle - G, WF5, 1953 Object Reg. No: HT 2219

Summary:
Penicillin G, manufactured by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories, Parkville, in 1953
Description:
Small glass bottle with silver metal cap containing white power. Paper label has been attached with sticky tape. Label on front of bottle has been printed, label on rear has been hand written.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: bottles, infectious diseases, medical research, penicillin
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection, CSL (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories) Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Bacteriology
Tertiary Classification: pharmaceuticals
Inscriptions: CRYSTALLINE
PENICILLIN G "COMMONWEALTH"
(Sodium Salt)
Suitable for patenteral injection
1,000,000 Units
Batch No. WF5
No antiseptic added. Use only
under medical supervision
C'wealth Serum Lab., Melb., Aust.
Manufacturer: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 1953

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