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Trompe de Chasse in D

Maker:
Courtois père
Date:
1789–1801
Geography:
Paris, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
Diameter (of bell): 10.5 in. (26.7 cm)
Classification:
Aerophone-Lip Vibrated-horn
Credit Line:
Purchase, Amati Gifts, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.191
Not on view
Marking: Marked: (on bell garland) FAIT PAR COURTOIS A PARIS RUE MAZARINE FAUBOURG ST GERMAIN. On each side of the inscription is a group of punched stylized lilies.
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