Dental student cabinet holding dental floss, tweezers and root canal files

Circa 1950
Student instrument cabinet with three full and eight half width drawers and top rails for medicament bottles. The cabinet is lockable with a removable front and has drawers of different depths to hold various instruments. It has side carrying handles, wooden knobs possibly made of walnut and is complete with most instruments. This type of cabinet can be seen in in photographs of the Australian College of Dentistry main conservation clinic at Spring Street, circa 1950.
See full details

Object detail

Circa 1950
wood, metal, silk
40 x 38 x 26 cm (cabinet)
Accession Number
Object Type
Henry Forman Atkinson Dental Museum Category


My shortlist

Explore other objects by colour

Do you know something about this object?

Be the first to comment on this object record.

Google reCaptchaThis site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.