Another Dental Instrument of Torture, 1939.

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Don’t you hate it when you go to the dentist and he asks you a question.
But you can’t answer because one of his tools is deep in your mouth.
Above we can see a 1939 dental tool come torture device called a “gnathograph”, and it’s designed to measure how your teeth are set so a dentist can fit a crown, straighten a rogue tooth and so on.
Thankfully, dentistry has moved on from such primitive tools, or has it?
Source: 20 Hellish Nightmares That Used To Be Everyday Life |

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