History of Science Museum: Collection Database Search

Record Details

Device for Measuring Inhibited Zones for Penicillin Extraction

preview image for Device for Measuring Inhibited Zones for Penicillin Extraction
Inventory Number: 18880
Object Type:
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Wooden box with one open side made up of five wooden blocks crudely nailed together. The box is lined with foil on four of the sides, the foil is labelled "British Manufacture". The top of the box is glass with a central scale inscribed with the measurements in millimetres, the scale is labelled "Carl Zeiss / Jena" in cursive script, around the edge of the glass the wood is covered with paper.
Primary Inscriptions: Glass scale inscribed "Carl Zeiss / Jena"
Provenance:
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
coloured glass
foil
Fe alloy
Paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
132 205 162 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 30012

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/18880