A rustic blacksmith turned tooth-drawer extracting a tooth from an anxious woman patient. Engraving after J. Harris the elder.

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1 print : engraving ; platemark 49.5 x 35.5 cm

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The country tooth drawer. Why dame how you hollow! and hold by my horn ... Yet thrice round the shop is a pretty good howl.

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  • London (no. 69 in St Paul's Church Yard)

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  • Printed for & sold by Bowles & Carver.

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A rustic blacksmith turned tooth-drawer extracting a tooth from an anxious woman patient. Engraving after J. Harris the elder.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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