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Penicillin Presentation Kit - CSL, The Nation's Laboratories, 1964 Reg. No: HT 3476
- Sample pack of penicillin capsules (LPG Benzathine Penicillin G; 6 LPG Benzathine Penicillin Capsules; 6 Optipen Capsules; 6 Austrapen capsules; 6 LPV Capsules). Presentation kit for keeping CSL name visible on doctor's desk. Wooden tongue depressors show these products were marketed as treatment for throat infections - 1964. Produced by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Limited, Parkville, Victoria.
- Green vinyl plush wallet with press-stud contains five glass jars of different penicillin tablets (under plastic straps) and plastic section containing wooden tongue depressors. Glass jars each contain approx 6 capsules of various colours.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
|Dimensions:||3.60 cm (Height), 10.00 cm (Width), 16.20 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||ephemera, general practice medicine, infectious diseases, penicillin|
|Themes this item is part of:||Medicine in Society Collection, CSL (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories) Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Tertiary Classification:||promotional materials|
|Inscriptions:||Text on Kit: CSL/The Nation's Laboratories/When you think of antibiotics think of C.S.L.
Text on bottles:
LPG/ Benzathine Penicillin G/ (Tablets and Capsules)
6/ LPG CAPSULES/ Benzathine Penicillin Capsules/ 200,000 UNITS
6 Optipen Capsules/ 250 mg/ PHENETHICILLIN CAPSULES
6 Austrapen capsules/ 250 mg
6 LPV Capsules/ Penicillin V Capsules/ 250 mgm
|Maker:||CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, circa 1964|