Tuning ForkUnknown Maker
Steel tuning fork. Has remnants of black lacquer. Has a groove in the end of one tine, what looks like lead, curved rectangular area on inside edge of other tine. Has a screw hole in the bottom of stem. Marked with "52" (a cloth tag on stem). Each tine has a hole for screw in the end (vertically). Stem is 2" long.
Overall: 14 3/4 in. (37.5 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College
North America, United States
Scientific Instrument: Acoustics
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