Tuning Fork and Resonator

Rudolph Koenig, Paris, France, German, 1832 - 1901

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about 1875

Steel fork in wooden, bell-shaped mount which screws into pine resonator box (open at one end). Box stamped "RUDOLPH KOENIG A PARIS" and "UT4." Fork marked: Ut4, RK, with frequency number scratched off. Marked "17 and "2" in marker. Pictured with Mallet (Tf038b).

Overall: 9 3/4 in. (24.765 cm)

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

2002.1.34035

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

19th century

Object Name

Scientific Instrument: Acoustics

Classification

Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument - Acoustics

Not on view

Provenance

Source unknown; catalogued into the Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, 2002.

Old Number

Tf002

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