Token for penicillin, 20th century

Token for penicillin, 20th century

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Caption: Metal token for penicillin. Penicillin was not mass produced for civilians during World War II and like other scarce medicines, it was rationed. Tokens were used to control its distribution. This token is an example from the twentieth century.

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