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This metronome came from Cornell University, and was probably used in the Psychology Laboratory. The words “METRONOME AND CIRCUIT BREAKER” are painted on bottom front of the case. “D. R. P. / Auslandspatent” appear on the metronome.
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wooden base: 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in x 3 3/4 in; 1.27 cm x 9.525 cm x 9.525 cm
pendulum: 5 1/2 in; 13.97 cm
overall: 6 3/4 in x 3 7/8 in x 3 15/16 in; 17.145 cm x 9.8425 cm x 10.00125 cm
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