Iron dental elevator for extraction of lower incis

Made:
1890-1920 in Sudan

Iron dental elevator for extraction of lower incisors, awl-shaped instrument tanged in to wooden handle bound with string, mounted on glass backing frame, Buran tribe, southern Sudan, Africa, 1890-1920

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A655913
Materials:
frame, glass, frame, paper, frame, tape, iron, wood, handle
type:
dental elevator
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • dental equipment
  • dental instrument

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