Hospital sign for a Department of Chemical Pathology, Liverpool, England, 1970-1974

Made:
1970-1974 in England
maker:
Unknown
Rectangular sign for Dept. of Pathology, Liverpool Royal Infirmary, 1970-1980. Front view. Graduated grey background.

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Rectangular sign for Dept. of Pathology, Liverpool Royal Infirmary, 1970-1980. Front view. Graduated grey background.
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Rectangular sign for Dept. of Chemical Pathology, one of a collection from Liverpool Royal Infirmary, Liverpool, 1970-1974

This sign gives directions to the Department of Chemical Pathology at the Liverpool Royal Infirmary. Chemical pathology is the study and testing of blood, urine and other samples from patients to help diagnose and treat medical problems. Hospitals have specialised areas and laboratories for this work.

Details

Category:
Nursing & Hospital Furnishings
Object Number:
1981-1690 Pt2
Materials:
card, metal (unknown) and plastic (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall - previous: 145 mm x 451 mm .14 kg
type:
sign
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • sign - promotional or advertising artefact