Microscope - Slide Box, circa 1970s Reg. No: HT 2822
- Mahogany cabinet for housing microscope slides. Slides prepared during mid 70s by JC Cox as a project on the rabbit parasite encephalition cuniculi. Used by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Ltd., Parkville, Victoria.
- Varnished wooden box with two doors on front with clear glass panes. Lockable, with metal handle at top. Flat, custom drawers, velvet lined, contain samples mounted on glass slides. Drawers are numbered 1 - 27 (28 drawers: handle no. 28 missing), labelled with such names as 'Wild Rabbit', 'Horse Slides', 'Monkey', 'Fahey', 'GVH' and 'Misc'. Each drawer contains three rows of approx 10-15 slides. Not all are full.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
|Tagged with:||infectious diseases, laboratory apparatus, microscope accessories, rabbit control|
|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 1970s|