Art Hx: Visual and Medical Legacies of British Colonialism

A raised steel briefcase with the top propped open showing sets of teeth. The bottom portion of the case is covered by a glass sheet. The top of the case is covered by another pane of glass with printed text. The inside includes a spiral made of individual teeth and a small doll against a pink background.

Title: Tooth Avulsion (from Medical Series)

Artist/Maker: Julie Gough

Date: 1994

Source: Julie Gough, series held by the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery

Copyright/Permissions: Image courtesy of the artist

Location(s): Tasmania, Australia

 

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