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Bookstand - Wood, circa 1920 Object Reg. No: HT 2791

Alternative name: lecturn
Bookstand widely used around CSL for propping up books for reading, taking and writing notes. They kept books safely off the lab bench tops while experiments were carried out. Style period: 1910s-20s. Used by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Ltd., Parkville, Victoria.
made up of 2 parts. Base: cross shaped wood with vertical stand holding square flat wooden plate with ridge lc
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: furniture, laboratory apparatus equipment
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 equipment
User: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920

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