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Artificial Teeth - Porcelain, circa 1920 Object Reg. No: HT 11943

Summary:
Set of Porcelain Artificial Teeth, manufactured circa 1920. They were used in the psychiatric hospital, Lakeside Hospital, Ballarat, Victoria, circa 1925.
Description:
Artificial teeth made of porcelain, off white in colour. Set in a strip of pale pink resin, to resemble gums.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Lakeside Mental Hospital
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 1.0 cm (Height), 8.5 cm (Width), 1.7 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: mental health, mental health institutions, psychiatric hospitals, psychiatric services, dentistry, 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
Place & Date Used: Lakeside Mental Hospital, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, circa 1925
References: Card with exhibit

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