Dental Tools


Patent model for Barnabas Wood, “Improvement in Plugging-Instruments for the Teeth,” U.S. Patent 46602 (Feb. 28, 1865). Barnabas Wood (ca. 1819-1875) was a dentist in Albany, N.Y.

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-04191Catalog Number: M-04191Accession Number: 89797Patent Number: 46,602

Object Name: ?pluggers, set, patent modeldental instrument, setOther Terms: ?; Dentistry

Measurements: overall, largest specimen: 1/4 in x 5 3/4 in x 3/8 in; .635 cm x 14.605 cm x .9525 cm


Record Id: nmah_731979

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