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Tooth extractor

Date: 1800 - 1899 | Identifier: Country Doctor Museum
These tooth forceps (Length: 19.1" Width: 3.8") were owned by Dr. E. M. Hollingsworth. This type of forceps, used to extract teeth by force, was one of the earliest dental tools. The design was improved in the late 19th & early 20th century which made them more popular. more...
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