Summary

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.

Physical Description

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.

Significance

Example of penicillin promotional material produced by CSL

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