Dental Rubber Dam Tension Weight

Description:

Patent model for Theodore G. Lewis, “Rubber Dam Tension Weight,” U.S. Patent 160,604 (March 9, 1875), assigned to the Buffalo Dental Manufacturing Co. Theodore G. Lewis (1836-1920) was a dentist in Buffalo, N.Y.

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Credit Line: Gift of Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.291116.191Accession Number: 291116Patent Number: 160604Catalog Number: 291116.191

Object Name: ?weight, rubber dam, patent modeldental deviceOther Terms: ?; Dentistry

Measurements: overall, as stored: 1 1/2 in x 2 in x 1/2 in; 3.81 cm x 5.08 cm x 1.27 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-6051-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_732385

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