Moulded mandible in two parts

Kenneth Russell (b.1885, d.1945)
Circa 1920
This is a model of the lower mandible, cut through between the two left lower bicuspids and rejoined with a metal or brass attachment held by a screw and nut. The object is related to 2649, 2650 and 2652. All four models are complicated moulds, possibly used in a training exercise in the making of cast lower splints, although this is not an entirely adequate explanation of their use.

Object detail

Circa 1920
Accession Number
Credit Line
Gift of Major Kenneth Russell (b.1885, d.1945). Henry Forman Atkinson Dental Museum.
Object Type
Named Collection
Henry Forman Atkinson Dental Museum Category


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