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Northumbrian Small-Pipe

Maker:
John Center (Scottish, Kildrummy, Aberdeenshire, Scotland active 1870–1913 Melbourne, Australia)
Date:
after 1867
Geography:
Edinburgh, Scotland
Culture:
Scottish
Medium:
Wood, leather, ivory, brass
Classification:
Aerophone-Reed Vibrated-bagpipe
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.1512
Not on view
Marking: (above chanter bell joint) Jn CENTER
(under first chanter fingerhole) CENTE[R]
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; Mr. Todd
A Checklist of Bagpipes. 1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1977, pg. 4.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 158.

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. 158.



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