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Handle - Dental Instrument, Metal & Wood, circa 1920 Object Reg. No: HT 11959

Handle for dental instrument, circa 1920. Used in the mental health hospital - Lakeside Hospital, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
Handle made of wood, octagonal in shape tapering to a metal fitting.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Lakeside Mental Hospital
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 1.5 cm (Height), 1.5 cm (Width), 9.5 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: dental apparatus instruments, mental health, mental health institutions, 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: tools
Manufacturer: London, England, Great Britain, 1893-1950
Place & Date Used: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920
References: Card with exhibit

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