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Vaccine Vial - Antipoliomyelitic Serum, circa 1920s 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
|Dimensions:||3.80 cm (Height), 4.00 cm (Width), 14.30 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||polio poliomyelitis, vaccines|
|Themes this item is part of:||Medicine in Society Collection, CSL (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories) Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|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|