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Keyed Bugle in B-flat

Maker:
Joseph Greenhill (British, London active 1824–1850)
Date:
ca. 1830
Geography:
London, England, United Kingdom
Culture:
British
Medium:
Brass, copper
Dimensions:
L. without mouthpiece 45.7 cm., Diam. of bell 14.8 cm., Diam. of bore 0.482 in. within receiver
Classification:
Aerophone-Lip Vibrated-horn
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.1123
Not on view
Marking: (on silver plaque on bell) Josh Greenhill/ 18 Little Britain/ London
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 190.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments of All Nations: I. Europe, Galleries 25 and 26, Central Cases of Galleries 27 and 28. Catalogue., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, vol. 13, pg. 190.



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