Vaccine Bottle - Venereal Disease, 1920s Reg. No: HT 3279
- Bottle of Bacillus Bulgaricus used as a vaccine to venereal disease, 1920s. Manufactured by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Ltd, Parkville, Victoria.
- Glass jar with glass lid, bound in paper. Contains clear dark brown fluid. Paper label.
- Statement Of Significance:
- An early example of a vaccine produced by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
|Dimensions:||10.50 cm (Height), 3.50 cm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||bottles, medicines, sexually transmitted diseases stds, vaccines|
|Themes this item is part of:||Psychiatric Institutions of the Past, Medicine in Society Collection, CSL (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories) Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Inscriptions:||Label: BACILLUS BULGARICUS/FOR USE IN VENEREAL DISEASE./Living culture in whey./Commonwealth Serum Laboroatories, Melbourne, Australia.|
|Maker:||CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920|