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Vaccine Triturator - Wood Base, circa 1920s Reg. No: HT 2858
- Vaccine triturator used for grinding infectious material to make vaccine. Was used in early polio work. Manufactured by Baird and Tatlock. Used by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Limited, Parkville, Victoria. About 1920s.
- Square wood base with black silver and brass vertical rod supporting various apparatus.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
|Dimensions:||65.00 cm (Height), 27.00 cm (Width), 27.50 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||laboratory apparatus, polio poliomyelitis, vaccines|
|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 1919|
|Date Made:||circa 1920|