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Sterilising drum for Ballantyne's Eye Drop Bottles
sterilising unit; bottle
John Weiss & Son Ltd
Europe: United Kingdom, England, London
Mid 20th c.
metal; glass
overall: 154 mm x 143 mm x 124 mm

Steriliser comprising a cylindrical steel drum with black carrying handle and separate lid with insultated grips. Inside is a rack of six eyedrop bottles made of differently coloured glass with bent-over ends, the lot raised by a loop handle in the centre which can also hook to the under surface of teh drum lid.


Transferred from the former Museum and Library of Optometry, Aston University / Gift of the family of the late Anthony G. Sabell FCOptom, 2016

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