Interference Tube

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about 1880

Brass trombone-like tube with two openings at middle, situated on opposite parallel tubes. One opening is cone shaped, the other is a copper tube. One half of the U-shaped tube slides in and out.

Overall: 28 1/2 in. (72.39 cm)

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

2002.1.34105

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

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

Sa017

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