Skip header and navigation

Refine By

3 records – page 1 of 1.

dental articulator

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13494
Dates
1870
1900
circa 1870-1900
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020373
Description
Brown metal dental articulator consists of two parallel flat, oval, hollow pieces of metal divided into two sections each; bottom piece, lying flat on the ground, is attached to a perpendicular cylindrical handle; top piece is hinged onto top of handle; screw in middle adjusts angle of top piece re…
  4 images  
Accession Number
010020373
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dental Impression Technic
Dental Articulators
Denture, Complete
Dental Instruments
Description
Brown metal dental articulator consists of two parallel flat, oval, hollow pieces of metal divided into two sections each; bottom piece, lying flat on the ground, is attached to a perpendicular cylindrical handle; top piece is hinged onto top of handle; screw in middle adjusts angle of top piece relative to bottom piece
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
Buffalo Dental Mfg. Co.
Site Made (City)
Buffalo
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1870
1900
circa 1870-1900
Date Remarks
Based on supplier's catalogue
Material
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Engraved at top: "B.D.M.CO BUFFALO N.Y.U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 8.0 cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Plaster remnants all over articulator; metal tarnished
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Jill Burbank; "A Catalogue of Artificial Teeth, Dental Materials...", Claudius Ash & Sons, 1880, p. 231 (similar to #77); "George Burwell Snow Obituary", Dominion Dental Journal, Vol. 35, No. 4, 1923, p. 156-157
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; this item was donated by Jill Burbank, wife of Dr. Erwin C. Burbank, from Victoria, British Columbia; Dr. Burbank practiced dentistry in Montreal with his brother, Dr. Alton W. Burbank; Alton Burbank took over the practice of Dr. Stevenson, who graduated in the 1880s and was elected the first president of the Canadian Dental Association in 1902; the Buffalo Dental Mfg. Co. was founded in part by Dr. George Burwell Snow, inventor of the Face-Bow and New Century articulator; he was president of the company off and on between 1869 and 1901, when he formed the Snow Dental Co.
Images
Less detail

Zopesa laxative

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7822
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
1980.18.209
Description
A flat bottle with four indented sides and arched shoulders, narrow neck ending in a small lip and closed with a cork; paper label; black residue.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.209
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy
Constipation -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A flat bottle with four indented sides and arched shoulders, narrow neck ending in a small lip and closed with a cork; paper label; black residue.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Zopesa Chemical Co.
Site Made (City)
Buffalo
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
glass: aqua
cork: brown
paper: orange; black
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "ZOPESA // An extraordinary cure // for Dyspepsia or // Indigestion and Constipation // A PANACEA . . ."; embossed on one of the panels: "Zopesa Chemical Co."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-9 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 18.4 cm x Width 6.1 cm x Depth 3.8 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

patent medicine bottle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7932
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.31
Description
Glass bottle with a long, rectangular-sided body and a narrow, cylindrical neck that ends in a lip; three of the sides are indented.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.31
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Glass bottle with a long, rectangular-sided body and a narrow, cylindrical neck that ends in a lip; three of the sides are indented.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Site Made (City)
Buffalo
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Embossed on one side: "R.V. PIERCE, M.D." and "BUFFALO, N.Y."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-2 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 23.0 cm x Width 7.5 cm x Depth 4.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail