Jar of Phillip's Tuberculin Ointment. Used by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Ltd, Parkville, Victoria, 1920s.
This is an example of an early treatment for tuberculosis.
Squat, square-shaped glass jar containing milky white ointment. Metal lid and paper label.
Example of early tuberculosis medications.
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 24 Mar 2004
Label: Commonwealth of Australia. Department of Health/Philip's Tuberculin Ointment/With Caution/Contains Tuberculin (Orig. K.) 10%/Batch No. 0.
Type of item
Exhibition Collection Management
42 mm (Width), 42 mm (Depth), 40 mm (Height), 108.6 g (Weight)
Total weight includes packaging.
4 cm (Length), 4 cm (Width), 4 cm (Height)