Technical description: Massive iron tuning fork with wooden base, with separate wooden resonator box open at one end tuned to same pitch; probably intended to be Diapason Normal (A₄ 435|Hz) and thus made after 1859. Can be sounded by bowing.
raymond parks, 07.10.95; arnold myers, 11.9.95.
length of fork 71; length of resonator box 187.
Probably to be identified with the `Tuning Fork on Resonance box' listed in inventory of the Music Class Room Museum circa 1930 (Cupboard D, item 19).