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Artificial Teeth - Porcelain, circa 1920 Reg. No: HT 11857
- Set of porcelain teeth for dentures, comprising cuspids and molars, circa 1920. Made by DeTrey's Diatorics for the Amalgamated Dental Co. Limited, London, England. Used in the mental health hospital - Lakeside Hospital, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
- porcelain, off white in colour. Attached to maroon card with wire and string in a row of eight teeth. A second row is missing. The manufacturer's details, mould number and shade number are printed in gold ink on the front and reverse.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Lakeside Mental Hospital
|Dimensions:||1.0 cm (Height), 8.6 cm (Width), 3.0 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||dental apparatus instruments, mental health, mental health institutions, prosthetics, psychiatric hospitals, making history - psych services|
|Themes this item is part of:||Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Mental Health - Dentistry|
|Tertiary Classification:||dental prosthetics|
|Inscriptions:||Front: "DETREY'S DIATORICS / MADE IN ENGLAND / MOULD 2M / SHADE 03"
Reverse: "THE AMALGAMATED DENTAL CO. LIMITED / LONDON, ENGLAND"
|Manufacturer:||London, England, Great Britain, 1893-1950|
|Place & Date Used:||Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920|
|References:||Card with exhibit|