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Artificial Teeth - Porcelain Cuspid & Molar, DeTrey's Diatorics, circa 1925 Object Reg. No: HT 11955

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:
A set of "De Trey's Diatorics" porcelain dental teeth, comprised of cuspids and molars. Shade 6, mould 3L. Two sets of teeth arranged in two lines, and wired to a burgandy coloured cardboard mount.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Lakeside Mental Hospital
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 3.1 cm (Height), 8.3 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: mental health, mental health institutions, psychiatric hospitals, psychiatric services, dentistry, hospitals, psychiatric institutions, 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: Printed on front: "DETREY'S DIATORICS / MOULD / 3L / SHADE / 6 / MADE IN U.S.A."
Printed on back: "LONDON. ENGLAND"
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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