Bunsen burner wick

07 May 1988
Roll of several metres of cotton wick material used in bunsen burners. In a paper postage envelope (jiffy bag) with the following information scrawled on it "WICK for Bunsen Burner" and F.P.H. [Frances Perry House] 11th floor". The postage label has the date 05/07/88. Bunsen burners were used extensivley for sterilising needles, dissolving heroin tablets and with haemoglobinometers.
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Cotton, paper
5.0 x 17.5 x 7.5 cm
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