Dental Forceps

Dental Forceps

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The “BLAKE & CO.” inscription on these dental forceps refers to a dental supply firm in Philadelphia that was established in 1858 by Charles A. Blake (d. 1903) and Alfred C. Blake. By 1881 it had become Blake, Fleer & Co.
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Object Name
forceps, dental extraction
Other Terms
overall: 1 3/8 in x 7 in; x 3.4925 cm x 17.78 cm
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Credit Line
Gift of University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry
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National Museum of American History
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