Dental Handpiece

Description:

Dental handpiece with a “Johnston Bro., N.Y., PAT. OCT. 19, 1876, APRIL 23, 1873, reissue May 8, 1877” inscription. The Johnston Bros. firm merged with that of Samuel S. White in 1881, becoming part of the S. S. White Dental Manufacturing Co.

Maker: Johnston Bros.

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: 1981.0752.43Accession Number: 1981.0752Catalog Number: 1981.0752.43

Object Name: Handpiece, DentalhandpieceOther Terms: Handpiece, Dental; Dentistry

Measurements: overall: 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 1.27 cm x 11.43 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-56c0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_723989

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