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Microscope Slides - Blood Smears, circa 1920 Object Reg. No: HT 3233

Microscope slides within storage box containing blood smears, owned by LA Maclean. c1920. Used by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Limited, Parkville, Victoria.
Box has the appearance of a black cloth-bound book, with marbled page-edges. Box opens to reveal wooden compartments for microscope slides (capacity 100), containing 123 slides. The slide are blood smears and are stained purple. The box lid has a chart for recording the contents of up to 102 slides.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 4.50 cm (Height), 21.00 cm (Width), 28.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: blood analysis, microscope accessories
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Institutions of the Past, Medicine in Society Collection, CSL (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories) Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Medical Research
Tertiary Classification: optical microscopes
Inscriptions: Inside cover: LA Maclean
User: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920

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