Dental Tools

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Description
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
Object Name
?
pluggers, set, patent model
dental instrument, set
Other 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
ID Number
MG.M-04191
catalog number
M-04191
accession number
89797
patent number
46,602
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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