Name/TitleDental: extraction forcep
About this objectThe forcep is one of the earliest extracting instruments. The design of dental forceps have not changed significantly in the last two hundred years. This forcep is a goose neck shape, of which similar designs are seen today but more angular.
Manufactured by Joseph Grey & Sons, England.
Place MadeUnited Kingdom
Medium and Materialssteel
Subject and Association Keywordsforceps
CollectionSouth Australia Dental Society (SADS)
Credit LineWhen SADS Historical Society was disbanded in 2004, the then archivist Rose Wilson, accepted some of the collection into the RAH collection.