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Filter Pad Holder - Earthenware, circa 1920 Reg. No: HT 2842
- Earthenware filter pad holder. A circle of depth filder pad is clamped between two grooved earthenware plates. Solution to be clarified goes in one plate and comes out the other. Period probably 1920s. Superseded by metal holders. Used by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Limited, Parkville, Victoria.
- Cylindrical shape made up of two white ceramic plates clamped together with circular silver metal structure and eight wingnuts through grooves in the outside of plates. Centre of both plates have holes with red rubber pieces clamped on with copper wire.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
|Dimensions:||11.00 cm (Height), 18.00 cm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||filtration, laboratory apparatus|
|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:||Scratched into metal by hand: CSL 4426|
|User:||CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920|