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Artificial Teeth - Porcelain Cuspid & Molar, DeTrey's Diatorics, circa 1925 Object Reg. No: HT 11938

Summary:
Set of Porcelain Cuspid and Molar Artificial Teeth, manufactured by DeTrey's Diatorics, for the Amalgamated Dental Co., Ltd, London, England, circa 1925. They were used in the psychiatric hospital, Lakeside Hospital, Ballarat, Victoria.
Description:
Artificial teeth made of porcelain, off white in colour. Attached to maroon card with wire in two rows of eight teeth. The manufacturer's details are faintly visible on the reverse, printed in gold ink. The paper is peeling away from the card on the front.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Lakeside Mental Hospital
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 1.0 cm (Height), 8.3 cm (Width), 2.3 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: mental health, mental health institutions, psychiatric hospitals, psychiatric services, hospitals, dental apparatus instruments
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
Distributor: Amalgamated Dental Co. Ltd., London, England, Great Britain, circa 1925
Place & Date Used: Lakeside Mental Hospital, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, circa 1925
References: Card with exhibit

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