Details


Description
Dental mouth separator. 2 mirror-imaged curved pieces of metal with hooked ends with rubber on the hooked parts. Attached together three-quarters of the way by a hinge. A locking mechanism is also present to lock the instrument in place. This instrument is used to keep the patient's mouth open by a specific amount.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Organic/Vegetal/Plant Extract/Latex/Rubber
Signature/Marks and Type
24 Impressed
D-D-S CO. Impressed
Accession No
F1889.2004
Credit Line
Equipment - Dental, F1889.2004. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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