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Object/Catalog Number FIC09.18.31
Object Name Lancet and Explorer
Collection Miscellaneous Operative Materials, Tools & Equipment
Object Category 15: Dental Materials, Tools & Equipment
Object Sub-category Operative
Date ca. 1897
Description Lancet and explorer both with tortoise-shell handles. Instrument blades fold into handles similar to a pocket knife. Instruments were manufacturerd by Codman and Shurtleff, ca. 1897.
Material Metal, tortoise shell
Length (in) 5
Width (in) 0.25
Number of images 1.0
Catalog date 2010-04-13
Dimensions W-0.25 L-5 inches
Caption Lancet and Explorer
Made United States: Codman & Shurtleff, Boston, MA