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dental articulating paper sample

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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020525
Description
Dental articulating paper samples are stapled onto a rectangular white piece of cardstock which is printed on in blue ink; there are two different samples present; the top sample has a green paper cover printed on in black ink with a thicker, dark blue articulating paper inside; the bottom sample h…
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Accession Number
010020525
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dentistry
Dental Materials
Dental Restoration, Permanent
Description
Dental articulating paper samples are stapled onto a rectangular white piece of cardstock which is printed on in blue ink; there are two different samples present; the top sample has a green paper cover printed on in black ink with a thicker, dark blue articulating paper inside; the bottom sample has a blue and white cover with extra thin dark blue articulating paper inside; on the bottom of the white cardstock, there is a printed rectangular blue box indicating a red sample of articulating paper can be mailed on demand; on the back there are two colour pictures indicating the marks the articulating paper leaves on dentures or teeth; sample page seems to have been cut manually on the proper right side.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
Bausch Dental Co. of America
Site Made (City)
Boston
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Date Remarks
Date based on company information
Material
card stock: white, green, blue, white
paper: blue
ink: black, blue, red
Inscriptions
Printed on the top sample cover: "Articulating Paper // with pressure controlled color // US-Sales Office: Bausch Dental Co. of America P.O. Box 1 Boston Mass. 02215"; printed on the bottom sample cover: "BK Articulating Paper // extra-thin .016 inch // Made in Germany"; printed on the bottom of white cardstock: "Free samples of thin red articulating paper BK 10 // will be mailed on demand"; printed down the proper left hand side of the cardstock: "BK 01 or 05 BK 09 BK 10"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 23
Dimension Notes
Length 12.5 cm x Width 10.0 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
Condition Remarks
The bottom proper right corner is bent and the white cardstock is dirty on the proper left hand side
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"Bausch" website; 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; the Bausch Dental Co. of America was established in 1953 by dentists Dr. Jean Bausch and his son Dr. Hans Bausch; Dr. Hans Bausch developed a unique articulating paper which marks intensively on moist surfaces; articulating paper is used to leave marks indicating all occlusal contacts; micro-thin articulating papers were introduced in the 1960's
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Collection
Dr. Garfield Dormer Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
998012002 a-o
Description
Dental syringe, which consists of a syringe, 8 needles, and a wrench in a box; the syringe (a-c) consists of (a) a solid cylindrical metal plunger with a flat thumb press piece at the end; this piece has rounded edges; the cylindrical part of the plunger goes through (b) a metal nut that has a cyli…
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Accession Number
998012002 a-o
Collection
Dr. Garfield Dormer Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Anesthesia, Dental -- instrumentation
Dental Instruments
Dentistry
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Dental syringe, which consists of a syringe, 8 needles, and a wrench in a box; the syringe (a-c) consists of (a) a solid cylindrical metal plunger with a flat thumb press piece at the end; this piece has rounded edges; the cylindrical part of the plunger goes through (b) a metal nut that has a cylindrical open centre and hexagonal outer edges; the end of the nut that is closest to the plunger is smooth inside, while the other end is threaded to allow it to be attached to (c) a metal barrel with finger grips; thebarrel is cylindrical and threaded at one end; the other end is tapered, but also threaded to allow the attachment of needles (d-k); the needles all have a hollow round threaded inner part and hexagonal outer edges at the base which then tapers outwards to a hollow cylindrical needle; the ends vary: (d) open, with no needle; (e-g) with short straight needles; (h-j) with short straight needles on angles; (k) has a round base and a long straight needle; there is also (l) a round threaded cap that fits onto and closes the tip of the syringe; there is also a wrench (m) that is made of flat metal with two rounded ends and fit onto the nut and the base of the needles; all pieces are stored in (n) a rectangular-shaped cardboard box with closed sides and bottom and (o) a separate lid that fits over and covers the box; both the outside top and bottom of the box have a paper cover; the top has printed manufacturing information on it
Number Of Parts
15
Part Names
a - plunger - Size: Length 10.3 cm. x Width 6.6 cm. x Depth 1.8 cm.
b - nut - Size: Length 2.0 cm. x Width 1.7 cm. x Depth. 1.7 cm.
c - barrel - Size: Length 7.8 cm. x Width 6.1 cm. x Depth 1.9 cm.
d - needle - Size: Length 1.6 cm. x Width 2.6 cm. x Depth 2.6 cm.
e - needle - Size: Length 2.6 cm x Width 0.6 cm. x Depth 0.6 cm.
f - needle - Size: Length 2.6 cm. x Width 0.5 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
g - needle - Size: Length 2.5 cm. x Width 0.5 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
h - needle - Size: Length 2.5 cm. x Width 0.5 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
i - needle - Size: Length 2.5 cm. x Width 0.6 cm. x Depth 0.6 cm.
j - needle - Size: Length 2.4 cm. x Width 0.5 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
k - needle - Size: Length 3.4 cm. x Diam. 0.5 cm.
l - cap - Size: Length 0.7 cm. x Diam. 0.6 cm.
m - wrench - Size: Length 5.1 cm. x Width 2.7 cm. x Depth 0.2 cm.
n - box bottom - Size: Length 12.9 cm. x Width 7.3 cm. x Depth 2.5 cm.
o - box lid - Size: Length 13.6 cm. x Width 7.9 cm. x Depth 2.0 cm.
Provenance
Originally owned and used by Dr. Garfield Dormer, who was the first to specialize in gums in Ottawa; Dr. Dormer was cousin to donor D.G. Mike Willis
Maker
The Randall Faichney Company
Site Made (City)
Boston
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
metal: silver
cardboard: grey
paper: beige
Inscriptions
The nut (b) is stamped, "PAT. FEB 25, 1900"; the syringe barrel (c) is stamped, "THE RANDALL-FAICHNEY CO. BOSTON U.S.A. // IMPERIAL NO. 3"; all the needle bases (d-j) have the word "IMPERIAL" stamped into them; the top of the lid (o) reads, "ONE // CRUTCH HANDLE // Imperial // Dental Syringe, No. 3 // (PATENT No. 880433.) // WITH WRENCH AND EXTRA PACKINGS. // GRADUATED, NON-CORROSIVE METAL CYLINDER, HIGH PRESSURE PACKING, // IMPROVED FILLING DEVICE. // For perfect results use the IMPERIAL (Hexagon ) NEEDLE with R-B // Polished Edge Points and the IMPERIAL HIGH PRESSURE POINTS. // THE RANDALL FAICHNEY COMPANY // BOSTON // Trade R+B Mark // Reliability and Beauty in Manufacture."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-2
Condition Remarks
None of the metal parts show any corrosion; moving parts do so without difficulty; the paper and cardboard in the box show a good deal of wear, but all printing is legible
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #4
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tooth extracting forceps

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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
997001029
Description
Tooth extracting forceps, which consist of a plier-like instrument that is made of two joined halves; the handles curve outwards slightly, then come together near the ends; the end of the left handle curves outwards in a semi-circle to provide a grip; the outside lower edges of the handles have a c…
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Accession Number
997001029
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dental Instruments
Dentistry
MM= Tooth Extraction -- forceps
Description
Tooth extracting forceps, which consist of a plier-like instrument that is made of two joined halves; the handles curve outwards slightly, then come together near the ends; the end of the left handle curves outwards in a semi-circle to provide a grip; the outside lower edges of the handles have a cross-hatched pattern stamped into the metal to provide a better grip; the forcep halves are joined together with a box lock joint just below the tips; the tips of the forceps bend at a curved 45 deg. angle to the left; the sides of the tips are rounded outwards away from each other, then join at the ends; the inside of the tips have a rounded groove cut into the metal
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for Queen's Faculty of Medicine
Maker
Codman & Shurtleff
Site Made (City)
Boston
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
The top of the box lock joint is stamped "BOSTON"; the bottom of the box lock joint is stamped "CODMAN & SHURTLEFF"; the outer edge of the right handle is stamped "00" near the end; the inner edge of the right handle is stamped "7-88" near the end
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-1
Dimension Notes
Length 18.5 cm x Width 3.6 cm x Depth 1.9 cm
Condition Remarks
The metal shows wear and the plating is missing in several areas; small patches of rust are visible, especially at the joint; the forceps move easily
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #106; "Surgical Instruments" by The Kny-Scheerer Company, 1915, p. 3307 (Fig. 83) (see attached photocopy); "Illustrated Catalog of a Complete Line of Standard Surgical Instruments" by Codman & Shurtleff Incorporated, c. 1920, p. 262 (103) (see attached photocopy); Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; CD #3
Research Facts
This type of tooth extracting forcep was used to remove lower bicuspid teeth and roots
Images
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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
Accession Number
1969.500.1 a-d
Description
Glass tube with a large bulb in the centre containing X-ray apparatus (a); on the underside of the bulbous section are two tubular projections extending out, one straight and the other at an angle; the tube rests on a wooden mount (b) that has two half-circular wooden arches (c,d) that go over the …
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Accession Number
1969.500.1 a-d
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
MeSH Heading
Diagnostic Imaging
Radiography -- instrumentation
MM= Radiography -- tube
Description
Glass tube with a large bulb in the centre containing X-ray apparatus (a); on the underside of the bulbous section are two tubular projections extending out, one straight and the other at an angle; the tube rests on a wooden mount (b) that has two half-circular wooden arches (c,d) that go over the tube and affix it firmly to the mount.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - tube - Size: Length 56.0 cm x Diam. 17.8 cm
b - mount - Size: Length 18.0 cm x Width 15.0 cm x Depth 18.0 cm
c - half circle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
d - half circle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
MacAlaster Wiggin Co.
Site Made (City)
Boston
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Patent dates given on item: 1915, 1917
Material
glass: clear; translucent violet
metal: silver
wood: brown
Inscriptions
Around a circle: "MACALASTER WIGGIN CO."; under this: "Patented 15, 1915 // Nov. 20, 1917 // Pat. No. 1 [illeg.] 090-16"; inside a curved box: "VICTOR" then, "MADE IN BOSTON // TUNGSTEN // 6074"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F3-8
Condition Remarks
Tube rests starting to disintegrate; #2: glass bubble has no cracks; smaller glass bubbles have air holes in them; several scratches in glass at one end; metal within glass shows signs of use; minor scratching and some minor discolouration; wood shows some signs of use; scratches and some stains.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
Exhibit History
On exhibit "When Medicine Met Science," Museum of Health Care, April 29, 2003 - 25 Jan 2017
Agnes Etherington Art Centre - July 2002
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