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Object/Catalog Number 1969.401.1
Object Name Dental Instrument Case, Student
Accession Number 1969.2
Collection Dr. John C. Curry Collection
Object Category 15: Dental Materials, Tools & Equipment
Object Sub-category Miscellaneous
Date c. 1887
Description Student dental instrument case containing:

2- Bone handled gold foil pluggers
2-Ivory handled burnishers
1-mallet for gold foil fillings
1-Instrument for setting Davis Crowns with base plate gutta percha
4-Student medicament bottles

Dental Case manufactured by S. S. White Dental Manufacturing Company.
Condition Good
Notes Part of a memorabilia collection of Dr. John C. Curry, graduate of 1887 - 4/15/69 (son of Dr. John C. Curry)
People Curry, Dr. John C.
Number of images 1
Credit line Gift of Dr. John C. Curry, Philadelphia Dental College Class of 1887
Catalog date 2010-02-09
Other Name Student Dental Instrument Case
Caption Student Dental Instrument Case
Condition Notes In museum on 3rd floor - did not get a complete condition.
Old ID number 12-127a
Source Curry, Dr. J. Howard
Made United States: S. S. White Dental Manufacturing Company, Philadelphia, PA
Exhibits on View Edwin and Trudy Weaver Historical Dental Museum Exhibition