The Leicester perfect Plaster of Paris Bandages

A De St Dalmas & Co Ltd (estab. 1823)
Rectangular tin with hinged lid . The following printed on tin lid: 'The Leicester, registered Trade Mark . Half Dozen 3 inch , Perfect Plaster of Paris Bandages, Patent.' Green tin with black and gold lettering and design. The tin is empty.
Brand later known as Dalmers of Leicester and Dalmers Plaster.
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metal and inks
8.6 x 18.3 x 12.4 cm
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Gift of AMA Victoria, 2011
inscriptions ▫ label printed: '"The Leicester"/Registered Trade Mark/Half Dozen 3 inch/Perfect/Plaster of Paris Bandages/Patent/These Bandages are unaffected by age or exposure./They harden rapidly and firmly, are free from grittiness,/cleanly in use, suitable for any climate, and are in every way far superior to the old style of bandage./Manufactured by/.A.De.St.Dalmas.&Co.Ltd./Established 1823/Medical Plaster Manufacturers/Leicester./These Bandages Conform to the B.P.C. standard.' ▫ tin
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Named Collection
Medical History Museum Category


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