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Object/Catalog Number FIC09.2.20
Object Name Forceps, extracting
Collection Miscellaneous Extracting Forceps
Object Category 15: Dental Materials, Tools & Equipment
Object Sub-category Surgical
Description Steel universal forceps with straight, slightly curved handle thickened at end. Used to extract lower incisors, cuspids, bicuspids, and roots. Manufacturer's mark "CLEV-DENT" and model number "151 A" stamped on neck.
Material Steel
Length (in) 6.25
Width (in) 1
Inscription Text CLEV-DENT / 151 A

Inscription Type Manufacturer's Mark
Inscription Location Neck
Condition Good
Number of images 1.0
Catalog date 2009-09-18
Dimensions W-1 L-6.25 inches
Caption Extracting Forecps
Condition Notes Small amount of surface rust and some corrosion on neck and handle
Inscription Technique Stamped
Made United States: Cleveland Dental Manufacturing Company, Cleveland, OH