Carborundum

Description:

Metal can with label that reads in part: "Carborundum, The Hardest and Sharpest Abrasive Material, manufactured by The Carborundum Co., Niagara Falls, N.Y. Under Acheson Patents, February 28, 1893, February 26, 1895."

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery and Charles A. Lindbergh

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.258357.40Catalog Number: 258357.40Accession Number: 258357

Object Name: dental abrasiveOther Terms: Dentistry

Measurements: overall: 3 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 8.89 cm x 8.89 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-5a1d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_725087

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