Summary

CSL designed ampoule tester, about 1940. Used or checking the force needed to snap ampoule neck. Metal stand for supporting ampoules. Used by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Ltd, Parkville, Victoria. May have been used for penicillin preparations.

Physical Description

Metal ring attached to vertical metal rod.

Significance

Example of equipment used for penicillin work at CSL

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