Catalogue Number: 4025
Soft Contact Lens Cases
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Contact lenses and accessories
Corporation: Abbott Medical Optics Inc.
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: C 2016
Time Period: 21st C
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Quarryvale, Cork, Ireland
Publisher/Manufacturer: Abbott Medical Optics Inc. Ireland
Description Of Item: Two white plastic two well soft contact lens cases 65 mm x 32 mm x 16 mm with screw caps, both white one marked R the other unmarked. Each well has a ribbed surface. Temporary storage Box A
Historical Significance: Typical two well lens cases supplied with Revitalens disinfection solutions.Since 2017 Abbott Medical Optics (AMO) has been part of Johnson and Johnson Vision. The words represented by AMO have undergone many changes since American Medical Optics was formed in 1976 s different mergers and acquisitions of the company took place. On acquisition by Allergan in 1986 it became Allergan Medical Optics, spun off as Advanced Medical Optics in 2002, acquired by Abbott Laboratories and renamed Abbott Medical Optics in 2009, to its latest acquisition by Johnson and Johnson as part of Johnson and Johnson Vision.RevitaLens was sold in 420 ml Multipacks of 1 x 300 ml, 1 x 120 ml bottles and two disposable lens cases as a two month supply of lens care.
How Acquired: Donated by Colin Bates
Date Acquired: 17/7/2017
Condition: Very Good
Location: Archive Room. East wall Unit 5 Cupboard