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Antivenom Syringe - H.K. Mulford Co, North American Anti Snake-Bite Serum, Boxed, circa 1930 Object Reg. No: HT 3372

Summary:
Concentrated Serum which neutralizes the venom of Rattlers, Moccasin and Copperhead. Made in U.S.A. by H.K. MULFORD COMPANY, PHILADELPHIA, U.S.A. Distributed by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories, Parkville
Description:
Cardboard box with yellowed cellophane wrapping. Syringe inside and green thread coming out of box.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 36 mm (Height), 117 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: anti-venoms, snakes
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection, CSL (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories) Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Pharmacy
Tertiary Classification: pharmaceuticals
Inscriptions: Text on box lid: M 13 10 c.c. One Syringe/ANTIVENIN/(NEARCTIC CROTALIDAE)/NORTH AMERICAN ANTI-SNAKE-BITE SERUM/A Concentrated Serum which neutralizes the venom of Rattlers, Moccasin and Copperhead/NOT RETURNABLE FOR EXCHANGE OR CREDIT/Made in U.S.A. by/H.K. MULFORD COMPANY, PHILADELPHIA, U.S.A./U.S. Government License No. 2.
Distributor: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), circa 1930

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