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

Summary:
Manufactured by Commonwelath Serum Laboratories, Parkville. Parcel of old vaccines found under the floorboards of old original CSL hospital when workmen demolishing the floors.
Description:
Box with glass vials
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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