Stoehrer Lissajous Apparatus

probably Max Kohl, Chemnitz, Germany


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about 1900

Hand crank with wooden handle attached to central, geared wheel. Two smaller gears of brass attached to cast iron with wood base. Comes with a series of gears marked with specific numbers.

Overall: 16 1/2 in. (41.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College



Place Made: Germany, Europe


20th century

Object Name

Scientific Instrument

Research Area

Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument: Acoustics

Not on view

Published References

Max Kohl, Catalogue, vol. II. (1909), 451; Also see E. Leybold's catalogue, p. 207.


Physics Department, Dartmouth College; transferred by Professor Allen King to the Dartmouth College Museum, 1964; catalogued into the Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, 2002.

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