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1620.094

Wooden tube containing one glass tube containing a vaccine lymph

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SMALLPOX
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Vaccine lymphs, like this unused one contained in glass, were used to extract small amounts of the smallpox disease from infected lymphoid tissues. These samples were then used in the smallox vaccines, administered in order to grant immunity to those at risk.

Part 1620.094

Classification:
1404: Vaccines and containers
Object Name:
vaccinator
Location:
In Storage