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      Description: Small glass bottle which is half full of oil. The lid is screw top, black plastic with vertical ridges on the side and a circular ridge on the top. The hand written label is completely oil stained and simply reads, "Castor Oil". This item is part of a collection which belonged to Mrs. Alice Elliot, whose husband was Col. Elliot. Alice was a nurse during WWI and during WWII she joined the Tasmanian Volunteer Services.

Format: Realia
Object: medical equipment
Material: glass;  plastics

Castor Oil

Subjects: first aid

People/Orgs: Elliot, Alice

Institution: Cygnet Living History Museum Inc.

Object number: CLH_00070

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