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Bunsen Burner - Baird & Tatlock, circa 1925 Object Reg. No: HT 2824

Self-igniting bunsen burner. Main flame ignited without using matches. Used for flaming sterile containers during aseptic technique. Also used for flaming bacterial culture loops. c.1920-1930. used by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Limited , Parkville, Victoria.
Bunsen burner. circular metal base. Brass cylindrical tube extending upward, with attachments for gas hose. Brass collar for adjusting air intake.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 18.20 cm (Height), 8.90 cm (Width), 10.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: laboratory apparatus, baird and tatlock
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
Inscriptions: Inscribed around perimeter of base plate: BAIRD & TATLOCK (LONDON) Ltd
Manufacturer: Baird & Tatlock Ltd, England, Great Britain
User: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, circa 1925

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