Wheatstone's kaleidophone

Made:
1850 in Paris
maker:
CHARLES WHEATSTONE

Wheatstone's kaleidophone, French, mid-19th century, by Lancelot,J. of Paris. Base plate ( timber, with screw threads, proud), six steel bars mounted via brass pillars on the upstanding screws, plus leather pounder (handle replaced)

Details

Category:
Acoustics
Object Number:
1988-674
credit:
Tesseract
status:
Permanent collection

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