Dental Disc Carrier


The“PATENTED / NOV. 2, 1875” inscription on this dental handpiece refers to Edward P. Ryder, “Improvement in Dental Engines,” U.S. Patent 169,375 (Nov. 2, 1875), assigned to Samuel S. White. Ryder lived in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of the S. S. White Dental Manufacturing Company

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-09542Catalog Number: M-09542Accession Number: 232230

Object Name: ?disc carrierOther Terms: ?; Dentistry

Measurements: overall: 3 in x 1/4 in; x 7.62 cm x .6604 cm


Record Id: nmah_731900

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