Dental Handpiece


The “Pat. July 31, 83” inscription on this dental handpiece probably refers to William G. A. Bonwill, "Dental or Surgical Engine," U.S. Patent 282,044 (July 31, 1883).

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-09524Catalog Number: M-09524Accession Number: 232230

Object Name: ?handpieceOther Terms: ?; Dentistry

Measurements: overall: 5 1/4 in x 1/2 in; x 13.335 cm x 1.27 cm


Record Id: nmah_731919

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