Catalogue Number: 3474
Four dispensing tools belonging to Miss Ella Pink
Sub-Category: Dispensing tool
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Description Of Item: Four dispensing tools with wooden handles, varying in length from 170 to 190 mm, three files and one punch, two with a reamer at the other end of the handle.
Historical Significance: These items belonged to Miss Ella Lillian May Pink (1890-1986) an Australian woman who qualified in optometry in London in 1915 and practised optometry in Australia from 1917 until September 1953.
How Acquired: Donated by Noel Dawson (Ella Pink Collection)
Date Acquired: Jan 2018
Location: Archive office. East wall shelves unit 3. Drawer 2