Dental Plugger


Patent model for Eli T. Starr, “Dental Plugger,” U.S. Patent 229,769 (July 6, 1880). Eli Thompson Starr (1834-1904) was a dentist and inventor who spent many years in the employ of the S. S. White Dental Co.

Maker: Starr, Eli T.

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-04271Catalog Number: M-04271Accession Number: 89797Patent Number: 229,769

Object Name: ?dental pluggersdental pluggers, model ofOther Terms: ?; Dentistry

Measurements: overall: 7 1/2 in x 1/4 in; x 19.05 cm x .635 cm


Record Id: nmah_731982

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