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Penicillin G in Oil and Wax

Penicillin G in Oil and Wax

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Object Name
Pencillin G
antibiotic
pharmaceutical
biological
date made
1948
maker
Sharp and Dohme
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Physical Description
penicillin G, 300,000 units/cc (drug active ingredients)
plastic (syringe material)
metal (needle material)
glass (cartridge material)
Measurements
overall: 11 cm x 4 cm x 1.5 cm; 4 11/32 in x 1 9/16 in x 19/32 in
overall: 4 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in x 5/8 in; 10.795 cm x 3.81 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
MG.178951.02
accession number
178951
catalog number
178951.02
Credit Line
Gift of Sharp and Dohme, Inc. through Edward Stenzel; Accession 178951 (1948)
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Data Source
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