Dental Mallet


Patent model for Robert H. Antes, “Automatic Dental Mallet,” U.S, Patent 242,853 (June 14, 1881). Antes (1838-1911) was a graduate of Williams College and the Philadelphia College of Dentistry, who established a dental practice in Geneseo, Il.

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-04274Catalog Number: M-04274Accession Number: 89797Patent Number: 242,853

Object Name: Plugger, Automaticplugger, automatic, patent modelmallet, automatic, patent modeldental instrumentOther Terms: Plugger, Automatic; Dentistry

Measurements: overall: 7.5 cm x 1.7 cm x 24 cm; 2 15/16 in x 11/16 in x 9 7/16 inoverall: 5/8 in x 9 1/4 in x 2 5/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 23.495 cm x 6.6675 cm


Record Id: nmah_725497

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