Dental Forceps


Dental forceps with a “J. D. Chevalier, 560 Broadway, N. Y.” inscription. John D. Chevalier was an immigrant from Switzerland who established a dental supply house in New York City in 1833; his sons later joined the firm.

Maker: Chevalier, John D.

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-08605Catalog Number: M-08605Accession Number: 218383

Object Name: dental forcepsOther Terms: Dentistry

Measurements: overall: 1 1/4 in x 7 3/8 in; x 3.175 cm x 18.7325 cm


Record Id: nmah_732755

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