Penicillin Bottle - Commonwealth Serum Laboratories, circa 1950s Object Reg. No: HT 2222

Penicillin, bottle, "Commonwealth" No V.22 for vet use from Commonwealth Serum Laboratories, Parkville, about 1950s.
Small glass bottle with silver metal cap containing approximately 10mL of cream coloured powder/tablets. Label is printed in purple, green and black ink on cream background. Penicillin calcium salt is an S4 Scheduled Drug.
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, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Animal Husbandry
Tertiary Classification: veterinary medicine
(Calcium Salt) No antiseptic added
For Veterinary Use only
Suitable for parenteral injection
Contents 200,000 Units
Keep below 5 C. (41 F.)
Use only under veterinary supervision
Com. Serum Lab., Melb., Aust.
Manufacturer: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), circa 1950s

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