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Box - MacConkey's Broth, 1957 Reg. No: HT 3475
- Alternative name: McConkey's Broth
Box of MacConkey's Broth with Durham Tubes (single strength). Contains 12 1/2 oz bottles, 1957. Used in the making of MacConkey's agar - a culture medium for Gram-negative bacteria. Produced by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Limited, Parkville, Victoria.
- Yellow oblong cardboard box, unopened. According to CSL notes, contains 12 glass bottles, dark coloured liquid and instruction leaflet.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
|Dimensions:||10.30 cm (Height), 10.60 cm (Width), 13.50 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||bacteriology, laboratory apparatus equipment, tissue culture equipment|
|Themes this item is part of:||Medicine in Society Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, CSL (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories) Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Medical Research|
|Tertiary Classification:||tools & equipment|
|Inscriptions:||Text on box: MEDIA/MACCONKEY'S BROTH/(SINGLE STRENGTH)/(For Laboratory Use Only)/CONTENTS:/SET OF 12 x 1/2 OZ. BOTTLES/WITH DURHAM TUBES.|
|Maker:||CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, 11 Nov 1957|