Dental Forceps

Dental Forceps

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Description
Patent model for Nephthali A. Durham, “Dental Forceps,” U.S. Patent 121,599 (Dec. 5, 1871). Nephthali A. Durham (b. 1826) lived in Duquoin, Ill.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
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forceps, patent model
dental instrument
Other Terms
?; Dentistry
Measurements
overall: 3/4 in x 7 5/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 1.905 cm x 19.3675 cm x 2.8575 cm
ID Number
MG.291116.344
accession number
291116
catalog number
291116.344
Credit Line
Gift of Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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