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Colour Samples - Otto Bock Australasia Pty Ltd, circa 1991 Object Reg. No: ST 038968

Summary:
Colour samples for cosemtic glove prostheses, manufactured by for Otto Bock Australasia Pty. Ltd. They were used as a reference for matching the skin colour of a patient with prosthesis.
Description:
Eight round colour samples made from made from PVC and silicone rubber in different skin tone colours.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Otto Bock Australasia Pty Ltd
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 40 mm (Height), 80 mm (Width), 80 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: health well-being, prostheses, cosmetic gloves, poly vinyl chloride pvc, silicone rubber, health products
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection, Identity: Yours, Mine, Ours, Immigration Museum Exhibition, 2011-2021
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Medical Technology
Tertiary Classification: prosthetics
Inscriptions: Each Sample numbered 1 to 8.
Distributor: Otto Bock Australasia Pty Ltd, Chippendale, New South Wales, Australia, 1991
User: Mr Harvey Blackney - Otto Bock Australasia Pty Ltd, Chippendale, New South Wales, Australia, 1991

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