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This item is on display at Melbourne Museum
Where is it from?
- A User Parkville, Australia
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Microscope Slides Set - Botanical Allergens, Boxed, circa 1930 Reg. No: HT 3232
- Microscope slide storage box, c1930, in the form of a false book. The book form of storage was common. The slides are botanical allergens. 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 106 slides. The slides are botanical allergens and are individually labelled. The box lid has a chart for recording the contents of up to 102 slides. Originally inserted into the box was a typed, foolscap sheet naming all the specimens.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
|Dimensions:||4.50 cm (Height), 21.00 cm (Width), 28.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||allergens, laboratory apparatus equipment, microscope accessories|
|Themes this item is part of:||Medicine in Society Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, CSL (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories) Collection|
|On Display at:||Melbourne Museum|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Medical Research|
|Tertiary Classification:||optical microscopes|
|Inscriptions:||Spine: MICROSCOPICAL PREPARATIONS|
|User:||CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, circa 1930|