Item Details

Penicillin Bottle, World War II Era

Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Glass (Material)
Summary
The bottle has been flattened and damaged by heat. It has writing embossed on the bottom, but is difficult to decipher. It comes from the trash dump of the 8th Evacuation Hospital site near Pietramala.
Date Created
circa 1940 - 1945
Description
2 x 6.8 x 4 cm
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts01854
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