Tuning Fork

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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. (37.465 cm)

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

2002.1.34043

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th 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

Tf033

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