Franklin Bells

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1780-1830

"SET.FAST" inscribed on brass bells

Overall: 2 3/8 x 6 11/16 in. (6 x 17 cm)

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

2002.1.34915

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

18th-19th century

Object Name

Scientific Instrument: Electricity

Classification

Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument - Electricity

Not on view

Publication History

David Pantalony, Richard L. Kremer, Francis J. Manasek, Study, Measure, Experiment: Stories of Scientific Instruments at Dartmouth College, Norwich, Vermont: Terra Nova Press, 2005, p. 150, ill.

Provenance

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

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