Electric Bell

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about 1900

Wooden base with wooden upright. Cooper wire on base connects wire coils on base with wire coils on upright. Bell and clapper connected to coils on upright. On top of upright engraved "1E," on side "2E." Next to brass projections on base, "1E" and "2E." In graphite on bottom of base "146x365."

Overall: 5 1/2 x 14 3/16 x 5 11/16 in. (14 x 36 x 14.5 cm)

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

2002.1.34117

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

Sa036

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