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Object/Catalog Number FIC09.18.391
Object Name Tooth Separator
Collection Miscellaneous Operative Materials, Tools & Equipment
Object Category 15: Dental Materials, Tools & Equipment
Object Sub-category Operative
Date ca. 1890
Description Metal tooth separator designed by James W. Ivory and manufactured by J. W. Ivory Dental Specialties. Separator bears "IVORY" manufacturer's stamp and patent date April 22, 1890 (No. 426253).
Material Steel
Length (in) 1.125
Width (in) 1.5
Condition Good
Related Publications U.S. Patent No.: 426253 (April 22, 1890)
U. S. Patent Document - Google Patents Link:
Number of images 1.0
Catalog date 2011-08-01
Dimensions W-1.5 L-1.125 inches
Caption Tooth Seperator
Made United States: J. W. Ivory Dental Specialties, Philadelphia, PA