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Object/Catalog Number FIC09.8.143
Object Name Handpiece
Collection Miscellaneous Dental Engine Equipment, Handpieces and Attachments
Object Category 15: Dental Materials, Tools & Equipment
Object Sub-category Operative
Description Steel dental engine handpiece manufactured by S. S. White Dental Manufacturing Company. Old S. S. White ID tag states: "The Hand Piece, or [?] the parts of some were made in Phila. on the suggestion of Dr. Noble of Hong Kong. See Phila. letters of Max. 26/98 and Max 29/98 and Memo Order Slip s.1147. The Hd. Pc. belongs to Phila House." Instrument bears multple patent dates: Oct. 30, 1883; Jan. 8, 1884 (No. 291571); Reissue May 18, 1882.
Material Steel, brass, paper
Length (in) 6
Width (in) 3
Condition Good
Related Publications U.S. Patent No.: 10115 (May 16, 1882)
U. S. Patent Document - Google Patent http://www.google.com/patents?id=3d0gAAAAEBAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=dental&hl=en&ei=IAdUTo-7IKjq0gGZuaD1BQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=4&ved=0CDsQ6AEwAw

U.S. Patent No.: 287761 (October 30, 1883)
U. S. Patent Document - Google Patent Links:http://www.google.com/patents?id=pntVAAAAEBAJ&pg=PA2&dq=dental&hl=en&ei=9AVUTp7dBMXE0AGx7pH_BQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=2&ved=0CDUQ6AEwAQ#v=onepage&q=dental&f=false

U.S. Patent No.: 291571 (January 8, 1884)
U. S. Patent Document - Google Patent Links:
Pathttp://www.google.com/patents?id=K4VcAAAAEBAJ&pg=PA3&dq=dental&hl=en&ei=OARUTtLELcX50gHr4NzQBQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=1&ved=0CDIQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=dental&f=false

U.S. Patent No.: 291571 (January 8, 1884)
U. S. Patent Document - Google Patent Links:
Number of images 1.0
Catalog date 2011-08-23
Dimensions W-3 L-6 inches
Caption Handpiece
Made United States: S. S. White Dental Manufacturing Company, Philadelphia, PA