Contra Angle


An inscription on this contra angle reads “Sani Terry, pat. Appl’d for, Geo. A. Terry Mfg. Co., Inc., Buffalo, N.Y., U.S. of A.” George A. Terry made, repaired, and sold dental equipment.

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of Penwalt Corporation, S.S. White Division

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1981.0752.72Accession Number: 1981.0752Catalog Number: 1981.0752.72

Object Name: Handpiece, Dentalcontra angleOther Terms: Handpiece, Dental; Dentistry

Measurements: overall: 3/4 in x 3/4 in x 7 1/8 in; 1.905 cm x 1.905 cm x 18.0975 cm


Record Id: nmah_723987

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