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Vaccine Vial - Antipoliomyelitic Serum, circa 1920s Object Reg. No: HT 3382

Manufactured by Commonwelath Serum Laboratories, Parkville. Parcel of old vaccines found under the floorboards of old original CSL hospital when workmen demolishing the floors.
Box with glass vials, contain product.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 3.80 cm (Height), 4.00 cm (Width), 14.30 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: polio poliomyelitis, vaccines
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: Commonwealth of Australia. Department of Health./Special Product/ANTIPOLIOMYELITIC SERUM/Volume 30 c.c. 0.01% Sodium Ethyl Mercurithiosalicylate added.
Maker: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), circa 1920

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