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Ampoules and packaging by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories

Four sealed glass ampoules containing deteriorated remains of penicillin. The ampoules are stored in their original packaging, a salmon-coloured cardboard box lid and base with internal divisions to hold five ampoules. A label on the box lid bears the text, 'Commonwealth Serum Laboratories, Long Term Potency N48-1, Stored at 0°C, 20-11-44'.
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