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Object/Catalog Number 1970.400.1
Object Name Chair, Dentist's
Accession Number 1970.2
Collection S. S. White Dental Manufacturing Company Collection
Object Category 13: Dental Furniture
Object Sub-category Chairs
Date c.1862
Description Perkin's Improved Dental Chair.

This chair has a walnut frame and green plush upholstery. It can be adjusted to any desired angle by means of a ball-and-socket joint which unites the chair to it base.
Material Wood/Nails/Leather
Depth (in) 7
Condition Good
Number of images 1.0
Credit line Gift from the S. S. White Dental Manufacturing Company
Catalog date 2010-02-03
Dimensions D-7 inches
Caption Perkin's Improved Dental Chair (1862)
Condition Notes In museum on 3rd floor - did not get a complete condition.
Old ID number 20-54
Source S. S. White Dental Manufacturing Company
Made United States: S. S. White Dental Manufacturing Company, Philadelphia, PA
Exhibits on View Edwin and Trudy Weaver Historical Dental Museum Exhibition