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advertising trade card

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Dates
1860
1900
circa 1860-1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001688
Description
Small paper trade card for Dr. Jayne and the various cures (an album card, 10th of a series); front: chromolithograph of a young "European" woman standing by a well and a young man hanging over the stone wall behind her; back: explanation of scene and ad for various Dr. Jayne products.
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Accession Number
996001688
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Description
Small paper trade card for Dr. Jayne and the various cures (an album card, 10th of a series); front: chromolithograph of a young "European" woman standing by a well and a young man hanging over the stone wall behind her; back: explanation of scene and ad for various Dr. Jayne products.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1860
1900
circa 1860-1900
Material
paper: blue; brown; pink; green; yellow
Inscriptions
""The Talking Well" // is the subject of the pres- // ent Album Card -- the tenth // of our series. // According // to a prevalent European legend, Wells, when in the mood, would answer lovers' questions. In our picture, the maiden having ad- // dressed her queries at a propitious moment; is being favored, as she // thinks, by an answer from the well, but really from the lover, // whom she supposes far away...."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder D
Dimension Notes
Length: 11.6 cm. x Width: 7.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration; front: top coat is worn to small white specks in a number of places; some staining along the edges; back: a crease near the bottom; top left edge has a "line" of paper gone (top coat)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"The Snake-Oil Syndrome" by A. Walker Bingham, pp. 106, 137, 125, 10, 131, insert #38; "One for a Man, Two for a Horse" by Gerald Carson, pp. 78, 80, 108; "Nostrums & Quackery" Vol. I, pp. 335-336, 350; "The Toadstool Millionaires" by James Harvey Young, pp. 137-138, 175, 207; "Secret Nostrums & Systems" by Chas. W. Oleson, pp. 97, 98; "American Health Quackery" by James Harvey Young, p. 129
Research Facts
Jayne's Expectorant contained opium and digitalis; started by Dr. David Jayne; claimed to have invented the patent medicine collection; expectorant contained 15% alcohol and opium, the continued use of which was harmful, especially to infants and children; one child died from such usage in 1908; presented by E. F. Dutton, Barton Orleans Co., Vermont
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advertising trade card

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Dates
1902
1910
circa 1902-1910
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001689
Description
Small paper trade card for Dr. Jayne and the various cures (an album card, 11th of a series); front: chromolithograph of a woman and two young girls at their morning prayers; a cat plays on the floor; back: explanation of scene and ads for Dr. Jayne's products.
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Accession Number
996001689
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Description
Small paper trade card for Dr. Jayne and the various cures (an album card, 11th of a series); front: chromolithograph of a woman and two young girls at their morning prayers; a cat plays on the floor; back: explanation of scene and ads for Dr. Jayne's products.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1902
1910
circa 1902-1910
Material
paper: blue; brown; red; green; yellow
Inscriptions
"THIS, the eleventh of our Album Card Series, realy needs no // supercription, for so well has the distinguished artist, Mr. R. // Epp, performed his work, no one can mistake the homely scene, - // "The Morning Prayer," // and but few, we presume, resist its humanizing influence. And now, permit us to call your attention to the fact, that for the past fifty-two // years, ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder D
Dimension Notes
Length: 11.6 cm. x Width: 8.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration; front: some ink staining; three places where top paper "coat" has come off -- right edge, and two on the bottom half of the card
Copy Type
Original
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advertising trade card

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Dates
1860
1900
circa 1860-1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001693
Description
Small paper trade card for Dr. Jayne's products (album card #6); front: chromolithograph of a young girl wearing her basket for a hat; back: description of scene and various ads for Dr. Jayne products.
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Accession Number
996001693
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Description
Small paper trade card for Dr. Jayne's products (album card #6); front: chromolithograph of a young girl wearing her basket for a hat; back: description of scene and various ads for Dr. Jayne products.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1860
1900
circa 1860-1900
Material
paper: blue; pink; brown; green; purple
Inscriptions
"ON the other side we present you with a copy of Schlesinger's // beautiful picture, entitled, "Le Derniere Mode," -- meaning // in plain English, "The Latest Fashion." The young girl having // adjusted the basket to her own satisfaction, seems by the archness // of her expression to inquire, "How do you like it?" This is the // sixth of our Album Series, and we trust will be as favorably re- // ceived ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder D
Dimension Notes
Length: 11.6 cm. x Width: 7.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mild age/sun discolouration; front: quite a few places where top "coat" has worn off; left bottom corner has been worn to a curve; edges a little worn; back: light staining just about everywhere
Copy Type
Original
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advertising trade card

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Dates
1860
1900
circa 1860-1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001695
Description
Small paper trade card for Dr. Jayne's products (album card #15); front: chromolithograph of three women and a man around a table, listening to the man read from the Bible; back: description of scene and various Dr. Jayne products.
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Accession Number
996001695
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Description
Small paper trade card for Dr. Jayne's products (album card #15); front: chromolithograph of three women and a man around a table, listening to the man read from the Bible; back: description of scene and various Dr. Jayne products.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1860
1900
circa 1860-1900
Material
paper: blue; red; brown; green; white
Inscriptions
""WORDS OF COMFORT" // Is the significant title of our Fifteenth Card, illustrating a scene // familiar to many homes in Christian lands, and is, we think, the // best executed of our series. The reverent air and thoughtful // countenance of each member of the group -- the appropriate expres- // sion of each individual, so beautifully and carefully delineated, // shows the sympathetic genius of the celebrated Scotch artist, // Thomas Faed, ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder D
Dimension Notes
Length: 11.7 cm. x Width: 7.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration; front: a number of areas worn white, especially top left quadrant; back: large piece of "top coat" has been torn up; all down the left side are the remnants of an adhesive and the paper once attached to it
Copy Type
Original
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dental casting outfit

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Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020336 a-g
Description
Dental casting and swaging outfit; rectangular brown paper box (b) and lid (a); lid states manufacturing and product information, printed with brown ink; two half-pound green-enamelled silver metal rectangular boxes (c, d) of Melotte Moldine; product information printed with black enamel on sides a…
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Accession Number
010020336 a-g
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dental Prosthesis
Denture, Complete
Denture, Partial
Dental Restoration, Permanent
MM= Dental Casting Technic -- casting appliance
Description
Dental casting and swaging outfit; rectangular brown paper box (b) and lid (a); lid states manufacturing and product information, printed with brown ink; two half-pound green-enamelled silver metal rectangular boxes (c, d) of Melotte Moldine; product information printed with black enamel on sides and lids; brown metal cylindrical swager (e), rounded at top and slightly indented at bottom; brown rubber ring (f); cylindrical brown metal stamp (g) with flat bottom and imprint of the top of a molar at top
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - box lid - Size: Length 12.2 cm x Width 9.5 cm x Depth 7.4 cm
b - box - Size: Length 11.5 cm x Width 9.2 cm x Depth 7.4 cm
c - moldine box - Size: Length 6.6 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 5.3 cm
d - moldine box - Size: Length 6.6 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 5.3 cm
e - swager - Size: Length 6.7 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
f - ring - Size: Length 3.4 cm x Width 3.0 cm x Depth 2.6 cm
g - stamp - Size: Length 2.9 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
S.S. White Dental Manufacturing Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Date Remarks
Based on supplier's catalogue
Material
metal: brown, silver
enamel: green, black
rubber: brown
paper: brown
ink: brown
Inscriptions
(a) Printed on top: "MELOTTE // Registered in // MOLDINE OUTFIT // U.S. Patent Office // FOR CROWN AND COUNTER DIES // To soften Moldine, moisten with Glycerin // THE S.S. WHITE DENTAL MANUFACTURING CO. // Made in United States of America"; printed on sides: "Melotte // Moldine // Outfit // Moldine // Melotte // Fusible Metal // Rubber Ring // Ladle No. 8"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Condition Remarks
Box and lid (a, b) very faded, worn, dirty; bottom of box very fragile, half missing; metal on Moldine boxes (c, d) rusty; (c) is dented, with small hole at bottom; (d) is in poor condition, severely corroded with large part of one side missing; metal tarnished on (e, g); rubber ring (f) is hardened into oval shape, but slightly malleable
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
“S.S. White Dental Catalog, Catalog-G”, S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co., 1915, p. 68-73; “S.S. White Dental Catalog, Catalog-L”, S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co., 1914, p. 21; American Journal of Dental Science, Vol. 22, No. 1, May 1888
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; Melotte Moldine was used to take impressions of teeth or roots, so a metal crown or bridge could be made; this outfit does not include what is listed on the box, but includes other items; missing are a ladle and cubes of fusible metal; an 1888 advertisement states the complete outfit includes an impression cup, rubber ring, fusible metal as well as the moldine
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antitoxin syringe

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Dates
1900
1929
1900-1929
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
010020388 a-e
Description
Antitoxin syringe in case with Luer Lok needles; silver metal oval case (a) with locking clasp closure; manufacturing information engraved on top; metal inserts inside to hold syringe; silver metal syringe (b) consists of central hollow cylindrical barrel with oval openings at sides, covered with c…
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Accession Number
010020388 a-e
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
Drug Therapy
Antitoxins
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Antitoxin syringe in case with Luer Lok needles; silver metal oval case (a) with locking clasp closure; manufacturing information engraved on top; metal inserts inside to hold syringe; silver metal syringe (b) consists of central hollow cylindrical barrel with oval openings at sides, covered with clear glass; cylindrical plunger with grey rubber tip inside barrel; end tapers to small hole; top of barrel has two finger grips coming out at sides; round hollow circle at top acts as thumb grip to push plunger into barrel; needle (c) with round end covered in black rubber; needle (d) with round end; holder without needle (e) with black rubber end
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 15.3 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
b - syringe - Size: Length 14.3 cm x Width 5.3 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
c - needle - Size: Length 5.5 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
d - needle - Size: Length 4.1 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
e - end - Size: Length 1.6 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
H. K. Mulford Company
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1929
1900-1929
Date Remarks
Based on company history
Material
metal: silver
rubber: black, grey
Inscriptions
(a) Engraved on case: "IMPROVED ANTITOXIN SYRINGE // H. K. MULFORD COMPANY, // PHILADELPHIA. CHICAGO."; engraved on side: "PAT APLDFOR"; (b) engraved on syringe: "H. K. MULFORD Co. // PHILA. CHICAGO"; (d) engraved on side: "27"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-4
Condition Remarks
Metal tarnished on case (a) and syringe (b); rubber deteriorating inside syringe, on needle (c) and end (e)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Illustrations of Surgical Instruments of Superior Quality", Kny-Scheerer Co., ca. 1915, p. (similar to model #B/-9347); "History of Drug Containers and their Labels", George Griffenhagen et al., 1999, p. 88
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; the H. K. Mulford Co. was established in Philadelphia in 1891, and was taken over by Sharpe & Dohme in 1929
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Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020508
Description
Dental elevator with a light brown coloured wooden turned handle that is bulbous at one end and tapers towards the shaft; the shaft tapers and bends to one side towards the tip at a near ninety degree angle; tip has a scooped edge.
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Accession Number
010020508
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dental Instruments
Dentistry
MM= Tooth extraction -- elevator
Description
Dental elevator with a light brown coloured wooden turned handle that is bulbous at one end and tapers towards the shaft; the shaft tapers and bends to one side towards the tip at a near ninety degree angle; tip has a scooped edge.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
S. S. White Dental Mfg. Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Date Remarks
Date based on donor remarks
Material
metal: silver
wood: beige, black
Inscriptions
Engraved on shaft: "SSW // 8"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 12.7 cm x Width 3.0 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Handle shows signs of wear and has cracks in it at the top; there are black marks on the handle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"The American Heritage Medical Dictionary" website; "S.S. White Dental Catalog, Catalog-D," S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co., 1916, p. 15 (similar to model #13A); CD #4
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; an elevator was used by dentists to remove teeth or parts of teeth that could not be gripped by using a pair of forceps, or it could be used to loosen teeth and roots before using forceps; the S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co. first began as a tooth factory in 1844
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Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020510
Description
Dental elevator with a light brown wooden handle that tapers towards a metal shaft; the metal shaft tapers and bends to one side forming an L and is rounded at the tip.
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Accession Number
010020510
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dental Instruments
Dentistry
MM= Tooth extraction -- elevator
Description
Dental elevator with a light brown wooden handle that tapers towards a metal shaft; the metal shaft tapers and bends to one side forming an L and is rounded at the tip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
S.S. White Dental Mfg.Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Date Remarks
Date based on donor's remarks
Material
metal: silver
wood: grey
Inscriptions
Engraved on shaft: "SSW // 20"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 16.2 cm x Width 2.6 cm x Depth 2.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Handle shows signs of wear and is cracked at the top; metal is tarnished.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"The American Heritage Medical Dictionary" website; "S.S. White Dental Catalog, Catalog-D," S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co., 1916, p. 15 (similar to model #20A); CD #4
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; an elevator was used by dentists to remove teeth or parts of teeth that could not be gripped by using a pair of forceps, or it could be used to loosen teeth and roots before using forceps
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Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020511
Description
Dental elevator with light brown wooden turned handle that tapers towards a silver metal shaft; the shaft tapers and bends towards the proper right side forming an L and comes to a square point.
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Accession Number
010020511
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dental Instruments
Dentistry
MM= Tooth extraction -- elevator
Description
Dental elevator with light brown wooden turned handle that tapers towards a silver metal shaft; the shaft tapers and bends towards the proper right side forming an L and comes to a square point.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Date Remarks
Date based on donor's remarks
Material
wood: brown
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Engraved on the shaft: "SSW // 21"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 16.2 cm x Width 2.6 cm x Depth 2.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Handle shows signs of wear; metal is tarnished; metal band is missing where the wood handle joins the shaft.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"The American Heritage Medical Dictionary" website; "S.S. White Dental Catalog, Catalog-D," S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co., 1916, p. 15 (similar to model #20A); CD #4
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; an elevator was used by dentist to remove teeth or parts of teeth that could not be gripped by a forceps, or it could be used to loosen teeth and roots before using a forceps; the S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co. first began as a tooth factory in 1844
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dental amalgam plugger

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Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020592
Description
Double ended silver metal amalgam plugger dental instrument with cylindrical faceted handle with tight chevron raised design and curved hooks at both ends; one end is thicker and with a duller point than the other; etched into body are manufacturer's marks.
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Accession Number
010020592
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dental Instruments
MM= Dentistry, Operative -- plugger
MM= Dental Restoration, Permanent -- alloy/amalgam
Description
Double ended silver metal amalgam plugger dental instrument with cylindrical faceted handle with tight chevron raised design and curved hooks at both ends; one end is thicker and with a duller point than the other; etched into body are manufacturer's marks.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
The S. S. White Dental Mfg. Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Etched: "5 // SWS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B2
Dimension Notes
Length 17.4 cm x Width 0.7 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Tips of instrument on both ends are blackened, as if top coating has worn down to display under layers, several scratches into silver coating on body of instrument
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
“S. S. White Dental Catalog, Catalog-F”, S. S. White Dental Mfg. Co., October 1916, 47, Amalgam Carriers and Fillers No. 5
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; tool is featured in S.S. White's Dental Catelogue under the title of "Plastic-Filling Instruments // Amalgam Carriers and Fillers" as "No. 5. Devised by Dr. W. St. Geo. Elliott. So-called loadstone. Double end. The larger point will attract amalgam, so that it can be carried to the cavity. The reverse end is a filler..........$0.90"
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