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Lantern Slide Projector - Bausch & Lomb, Petri Dish & Specimen Viewer, circa 1940s Object Reg. No: HT 2786

Summary:
Lantern slide projector modified to show petri dishes and objects which must be kept flat. Missing 2nd mirror which reverts the beam to horizontal. Period 1940s. May have been used to examine growth of penicillin colonies. Bausch & Lomb Optical. Used at Commonwealth Serum Laboratories
Description:
Light mechanism. Electric powered. Six legs
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: laboratory apparatus equipment, lantern slides, penicillin, projectors
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, CSL (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories) Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Medical Research
Tertiary Classification: laboratory furniture
Manufacturer (Probable): Bausch & Lomb, circa 1940s
User: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), circa 1940

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