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Blotter Holder - Minimax Ltd, circa 1920 Reg. No: HT 2806
- Blotter holder: dip pens necessitated blotters. This one was an advertising give-away. To use, it was placed on fresh writing paper and rocked. Period: pre-1925. Used by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Limited , Parkville, Victoria.
- Cradle shape: flat panel at front with advertising image, curved metal cradle at back layered with blotting paper caught under metal clips at either end.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
|Dimensions:||3.00 cm (Height), 7.60 cm (Width), 15.10 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||advertising, commerce, fire extinguishers, office equipment|
|Themes this item is part of:||Medicine in Society Collection, CSL (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories) Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Medical Research|
|Tertiary Classification:||laboratory equipment|
|Inscriptions:||Text: DO IT NOW!/Instal MINIMAX/Chemical Fire Extinguishers/The/Sign/of/Security/MINIMAX LTD./49 Clarence Street, Sydney.|
|Distributor:||Minimax Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia|
|User:||CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920|