Tube of 'Borafax', by Burroughs Wellcome and Company Limited, United States, 1928-1930

Made:
1928-1930 in United States
maker:
Burroughs Wellcome and Company Limited

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First aid kit in aluminium case in canvas satchel (not pictured), used by Rear Admiral R.E. Byrd on exploration flight
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Green metal tube with metal nozzle. Labelled 'Borafax' along one side, and distorted through use. Stored inside the first aid kit used by Rear Admiral R.E. Byrd on exploration flight to the Antarctic, 1930. Made by Burroughs Wellcome and Co., United States, 1928-1930

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A700009/11
type:
tube
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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