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Edward Lukyn on Dental Surgery [reference book]

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Dates
1860
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
010020124
Description
Reference book concerning the teeth and gums with sewn binding; white pages printed with black ink with gold at edges; blue leather cover with title and author stamped with gold ink; inside sections include "Growth of the Teeth", "Cause of Toothache", "Plugging the Teeth", "The Gums", and "Artifici…
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Accession Number
010020124
Author
Edward Lukyn
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Dental Restoration
Dentistry
Reference Books
Description
Reference book concerning the teeth and gums with sewn binding; white pages printed with black ink with gold at edges; blue leather cover with title and author stamped with gold ink; inside sections include "Growth of the Teeth", "Cause of Toothache", "Plugging the Teeth", "The Gums", and "Artificial Teeth", among others; crest stamped in gold ink on back; 66 pages
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
Savill and Edwards
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1860
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
leather: blue
paper: white
ink: black, yellow
Inscriptions
Printed on cover: "EDWd LUKYN // ON // DENTAL SURGERY"; printed on first page: "DENTAL SURGERY AND MECHANISM. // A Popular Treatise // ON THE // PRESERVATION, MANAGEMENT, AND SURGICAL // TREATMENT // OF THE // TEETH AND GUMS: // WITH THE // MOST MODERN AND IMPROVED MODES OF SUPPLYING // THE LOSS OF TEETH. // BY // EDWARD LUKYN, // DENTIST TO THE LATE LOUIS-PHILIPPE AND THE EX-ROYAL FAMILY // OF FRANCE // (FORMERLY WITH THOMAS BELL, ESQ., F.R.S., F.L.S., F G.S.) // 35, NEW BROAD STREET, CITY. // "The state of the Mouth forms a very distinguishing charac- // teristic. On its formation greatly depend regularity of feature // and general animation of expression." // LONDON : // PRINTED FOR THE AUTHOR, // BY SAVILL AND EDWARDS, 4, CHANDOS STREET, // COVENT GARDEN. // 1859."; printed on sticker on front cover: "HENRY KIMPTON. // Medical Bookseller & Publisher. // 263 High Holborn London W.C.1"; stamped on back cover: "DENTIST IN ORDINARY // TO LOUIS PHILIPPE // & THE // EX ROYAL FAMILY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 18.7 cm x Width 12.3 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Spine faded; bottom of spine slightly worn
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
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 Dr. Oskar Sykora from Halifax, Nova Scotia
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portable dental treadle drill

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Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020065 a-f
Description
Metal foot-powered dental drill; grey three-legged base with foot pedal attached (a); pedal has yellow metal squares nailed in at top and bottom with criss-cross pattern; black-enamelled metal pole attaches foot pedal to wheel, which spins when foot pedal is pushed down; black-enamelled wheel has d…
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Accession Number
010020065 a-f
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dental Equipment
Dentistry
Dental Restoration, Permanent
MM= Dentistry, Operative -- drill
Description
Metal foot-powered dental drill; grey three-legged base with foot pedal attached (a); pedal has yellow metal squares nailed in at top and bottom with criss-cross pattern; black-enamelled metal pole attaches foot pedal to wheel, which spins when foot pedal is pushed down; black-enamelled wheel has decorative cut-out circles along top edge, four curved spokes, remnants of gold decoration around edges and is attached to upright support; dental drill (b) made up of removable silver metal handpiece (d) , coiled tube and metal end attached to black fabric-covered rubber tube leading to silver metal attachment with wheel at end; silver metal pole (c) with another pole inside attached to base; screw (f) attaches to pole to adjust height; grey and purple fabric belt (e) attaches to wheels
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - base - Size: Length 50.0 cm x Width 44.0 cm x Depth 24.0 cm
b - drill - Size: Length 92.0 cm x Width 12.0 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
c - pole - Size: Length 70.5 cm x Width 6.8 cm x Depth 3.6 cm
d - handpiece - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
e - belt - Size: Length 1.24 m x Diam. 0.2 cm
f - screw - Size: Length 2.3 cm x Width 2.0 cm x. Depth 2.0 cm
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
Claudius Ash & Sons
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Date Remarks
Based on donor's remarks
Material
metal: silver, brown, yellow
enamel: black, yellow
fabric: black, grey, purple
Inscriptions
(b) Engraved on attachment: "C. ASH & SONS // ENGLAND"; "C. ASH & SONS // ENGLAND"; (d) engraved on handpiece: "THE S.S. WHITE DENTAL MFG. CO. // PAT'D OCT.30.83 JAN.8.84"; "THE S.S. WHITE DENTAL MFG. CO. // PAT'D SEPT.29.85 // AUG.18.1890"; (f) engraved on screw: "C. ASH & SONS // ENGLAND"
Permanent Location
Storage Room W2
W2-536-2-1
Temporary Location
On-site exhibit: "Trench Menders: Health Care in the First World War," 25 Feb, 2015.
Condition Remarks
Enamel heavily chipped, almost gone from wheel and base; criss-cross pattern faded on pedal; fabric covering tube on (b) is badly fraying; rubber cracking where fabric has exposed it; metal tarnished on (b), (d)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
“S.S. White Dental Catalog, Catalog-B”, S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co., 1917, p. 2-3 (similar to S.S. White Cable Engine); "James Beall Morrison: The Visionary who Revolutionized the Practice of Dentistry", Malvin E. Ring and Neal Hurley, Journal of the ADA, 2000:131, p. 1165-66
CD #9
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 foot-powered dental drill was patented in 1871 by American inventor James Beall Morrison; this item was donated by Dr. Arthur Tinginys from London, Ontario
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tooth extracting forceps

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Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
996002009
Description
Tooth extracting forceps which consist of a hinged two-handled instrument which is hinged at the head and has a pattern stamped into the handles for better grip; the head consists of sides which come apart when the handles are opened; there is a deep groove on the inside pieces of the head to hold …
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Accession Number
996002009
Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dental Instruments
Dentistry
MM= Tooth Extraction -- forceps
Description
Tooth extracting forceps which consist of a hinged two-handled instrument which is hinged at the head and has a pattern stamped into the handles for better grip; the head consists of sides
which come apart when the handles are opened; there is a deep groove on the inside pieces of the head to hold the tooth.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
OWNED BY DR. JASON A. HANNAH, 1928 MEDS. GRADUATE FROM QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY
Maker
H.A.W.
Site Made (City)
London
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
The words "H.A.W. London" are stamped into one side of the hinged section (first letter is
unclear)
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 15.0 cm. x Width: 3.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
The forceps easily open and close; there is some corrosion on the handles
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Chas. F. Thackeray -- Catalogue of Surgical Instruments and Surgical Sundries pp. 49-71;
Lawton Surgical Instruments Catalogue (1970), pp. 864-872; CD #4
Research Facts
Forceps used to extract upper incisors, cuspids, and bicuspids (Lawton - p. 871)
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