Blue glass Optrex bottle and eye bath

Catalogue Number: 2420
Blue glass Optrex bottle and eye bath
Category: Equipment
Sub-Category: Eye baths, bottles, jars
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: late 1930's
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: St Helens Lancashire UK
Publisher/Manufacturer: United Glass
Description Of Item: Blue glass bottle for Optrex eye wash with screw on lid and blue glass eye bath intended to fit, inverted, over the top of the bottle. Bottle, 185mm H x 75mm W, impressed on base 'OPTREX/ REGD NO/ 769870'. Eye bath, 52mmW x 33mmH, impressed on base 'OPTREX/SAFE-GUARDS/SIGHT'. A smaller Optrex bottle is Cat No 2409.
How Acquired: Donated by Pamela Sutton
Date Acquired: May 2014
Condition: Very good
Location: Archive Office. Cabinet One Drawer 6

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