Dental Plugger


Patent model for Edward S. Rider, “Improvement in Dental Pluggers,” U.S. Patent 171,170 (Dec. 14, 1875). Rider lived in Catlettsburg, Ky.

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-04250Catalog Number: M-04250Accession Number: 89797Patent Number: 171,170

Object Name: Plugger, Dentalplugger, patent modeldental instrumentOther Terms: Plugger, Dental; Dentistry

Measurements: overall: 5/8 in x 8 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 1.5875 cm x 22.225 cm x 3.81 cm


Record Id: nmah_725264

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