Culture Media Tube: Glycerin Agar No. 5

Culture Media Tube: Glycerin Agar No. 5

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Description
Glass test tube with paper label and cotton wool stopper. Dried culture media in tube. Paper label has lines for recording "Name" and "Date". The tube is one of 50 tubes in the Parke, Davis & Company Culture Media Set (MG.142336.01).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Culture Media, Glycerin Agar
biological
culture media, glycerin agar
Other Terms
Culture Media, Glycerin Agar; Biologicals; Drugs
date made
1898
maker
Parke, Davis and Company
place made
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paper (overall material)
cotton wool (overall material)
glycerin agar (contents material)
Measurements
overall: 3 5/8 in x 7/8 in; 9.2075 cm x 2.2225 cm
overall: 9 cm x 2.2 cm; 3 17/32 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
MG.142336.02
catalog number
142336.02
accession number
33542
Credit Line
Gift of Parke, Davis & Company
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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