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      Description: Small glass jar with ridges and a white plastic screw top lid. The jar has a label on the front with a picture on it and the inscription " Potter & Moore MITCHAM LAVENDER Smelling Salts". The top of the lid is also inscribed "Potter & Moore ENGLAND". The jar contains pinkish crystalls and appears to be full. 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

Smelling Salts

Subjects: first aid

People/Orgs: Elliot, Alice

Institution: Cygnet Living History Museum Inc.

Object number: CLH_00068

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