Curiosities and miscellaneous


Category items

These are items associated with general practice medicine and care, however they are not classifiable as instruments. They relate to a broad range of treatment and investigation regimes.

South Melbourne UFS (United Friendly Societies) Dispensary - rule book

Object number:
M-143
UFS-Dispensary-rule-book
Manufacturer:
UFS
Place:
South Melbourne
Date:
1921
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3 measure glass with tablespoon and 2 and 1 teaspoon levels

Object number:
M-450
3 measure glass with tablespoon and 2 and 1 teaspoon levels
Manufacturer:
Maker unknown
Place:
United Kingdom
Date:
1930s
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19cm baby boat feed bottle

Object number:
M-446
19cm baby boat feed bottle
Manufacturer:
Maw
Place:
London, United Kingdom
Date:
1920s
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Virol stoneware pot

Object number:
M-448
Virol stoneware pot
Manufacturer:
Virol
Place:
United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
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Cross-matching tile

Object number:
M-486
Cross-matching tile
Manufacturer:
Maker unknown
Place:
United Kingdom
Date:
1940s
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Holloway’s ointment stoneware pot

Object number:
M-449
Holloway’s ointment stoneware pot
Manufacturer:
Holloway’s
Place:
United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
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Zonas half-inch adhesive plaster

Object number:
M-453
Zonas half-inch adhesive plaster
Manufacturer:
Johnson & Johnson
Date:
1920s
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Travelling medicine pack

Object number:
M-8007
Travelling medicine pack.
Manufacturer:
Burroughs Wellcome & Co.
Place:
London, Sydney & Capetown
Date:
1930s
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Glaxo feeder

Object number:
M-8008
Glaxo feeder
Manufacturer:
Glaxo
Place:
Glaxo, Sydney or Melbourne
Date:
1940s
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Nash logoscope

Object number:
M-8009
Nash logoscope
Manufacturer:
Medical Data Systems
Place:
Nottingham, England
Date:
1970s
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Electrical stimulator

Object number:
M-8010
Electrical stimulator
Date:
Late19th century/early 20th century
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Direct halometer set

Object number:
M-8011
Direct halometer set
Manufacturer:
Allen and Hanburys
Place:
London
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Stethoscopic heart record

Object number:
M-8012
Stethoscopic heart record
Manufacturer:
Phillips recording made by Dr George D Geckeler
Place:
England
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South African field Kit

Object number:
M-8014
South African field Kit
Date:
Early 20th century
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Receipt for surgeon's consultation

Object number:
M-8017
Receipt for surgeon's consultation
Manufacturer:
Receipt and related document
Date:
1950s
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Leather needle holder

Object number:
M-8019
Leather needle holder
Date:
Early to mid 20th century
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Pill machine

Object number:
M-8022
Pill machine
Date:
Late 19th or early 20th century
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Doctor's car badges

Object number:
M-8023
Doctor's car badges
Date:
Early to mid 20th century
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Fishtail IUD

Object number:
M-117
Manufacturer:
Unknown
Place:
England
Date:
1950s
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