Key

Object Number: 
1941.608
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Wood, steel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/8 x 3 1/8 x 7/8 in. ( 15.6 x 7.9 x 2.2 cm )
Description: 
Tooth extractor with steel shaft and wooden handle.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this item was purchased at an auction sale in Berryville, Virginia at the home of Betty and Virginia Washington, daughters, of Dr. Washington. They were relatives of George Washington.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Enoch G. Megrue
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group