Seabury's Carbolated Gauze

Maker
Seabury & Johnson (estab. 1873, closed 1886)
Date
Circa 1906
Description
Tall, rectangular package of "Seabury's Carbolated Gauze" by Seabury and Johnson, New York, U.S.A. Brown packet with moulded top label and insignia. Black and red writing on multi-coloured label with elaborate illustrations. Sealed packet.
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Other Maker
0 - Whole
Date
Medium
impregnated gauze, cardboard, paper and ink
carbolic acid
Measurements
13 x 9.5 x 9.5 cm
Accession Number
MHM03940
Credit line
Gift of AMA Victoria, 2011
Inscriptions
name/inscriptions ▫ on top, moulded: 'Patented/Seaburys/Air-Tight Aseptic/Container/(logo)Seabury & Johnson/New York U.S.A./Packing in Folds/Patent Number 581488'
name/inscriptions ▫ as printed label: 'STERILIZED - ASEPTIC/SEABURY'S/Carbolated/Gauze/ABSORBENT 36 INCHES WIDE/5 PERCENT/5 Yards/SEABURY & JOHNSON./NEW YORK, U.S.A./BRANCHES/...'
Object Type
Named Collection
Medical History Museum Category

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