Embossed on jar: "CUM HOC SIGNO HYCEIA [?] COGNITUS EST // OMNIS ORBIS"; transl: "By this mark [?] it is known // all around [the world]"; also embossed: "Wm R Warner & Co // Pharmaceutical // Chemists // Philada"; label has, "THEO. H. EATON & SON // WINDSOR, ONTARIO"
Printed on label: "Wampole's // Antiseptic // Solution // (FROMOLID)"; printed on neck: "None genuine without the Signature of 'Henry K Wampole & Co' "; embossed on back: "Henry K. Wampole & Co., Philadelphia"; directions given on label in English and French.
Ivory is darkened, with long crack running length of handle; metal end is heavily tarnished with rust in the middle
"Catalogue of Surgical Instruments & Appliances", Down Bros. Ltd., 1906, p. 951 (similar to model# 4164-O); "S.S. White Technologies" website
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 S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co. first began as a tooth factory in 1844; burnishers were used to smooth out fillings after being placed in the cavity