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Pencil - Austerity, Mounted, circa 1940 Object Reg. No: HT 3503

Pencil mounted on card. Used by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories, (CSL) Ltd, Parkville, Victoria.
Wooden HB pencil glued down to cardboard mount.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 0.50 cm (Height), 22.20 cm (Width), 20.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: commerce, medical laboratories, stationery
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection, CSL (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories) Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Pharmacy
Tertiary Classification: stationery
Inscriptions: Text on card: AUSTERITY PENCILS/Issued during/1939-45 war period.
Text on pencil: HB WAR DRAWING.
User: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, 1939-1945

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