May 14, 2015

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700 BC – The First Bridges

The first society to use dental bridges and appliances were the Etruscans, starting around 700 BC. This image shows a similar dental bridge created by the Egyptians that uses gold wires to hold the teeth together. This is also the first incarnation of a cosmetic dental practice that would come to be known as “bling”.

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