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Mouse Cage Laboratory Apparatus (Florey), Mid 20th Century

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Inventory Number: 22686
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1969-124/18(D2)
Brief Description: Perforated grill-mesh tube with a cork at one end and a cotton wool stopper at the other. Apparatus devised and used by Lord Florey for holding a mouse whilst injecting. It is shown in use in the well-known photograph of Florey and Kent injecting a mouse.
Provenance: Lent by Lady Florey in 1969.
Collection Group: Florey Collection
Material(s): Metal
Cotton Wool
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
105 22 mm

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