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Test Tube - Aluminium Cap, circa 1950 Object Reg. No: HT 2863

Clear glass test tube with aluminium cap. Used by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Limited, Parkville, Victoria.
Glass test tube with rounded bottom. Aluminium cylindrical cap has ridge running around circumference near top, and a flat top. Inside cap is a piece of bent wire which keeps the cap firmly on the test tube.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 2.00 cm (Width), 18.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: glassware, laboratory apparatus equipment
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: On cap: CAP-O-TEST PAT.
On test tube: G20 SCHOTT u.GEN MAINZ
Manufacturer: Schott, West Germany
User: Ms Ayala Deasey - CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950

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