Art/ Collection/ Art Object

English Horn

Maker:
Wilhelm Hermann Heckel (German, Biebrich 1879–1952 Biebrich, 1952)
Date:
ca. 1900
Geography:
Biebrich, Germany
Culture:
German
Medium:
Cocuswood, nickel-silver
Dimensions:
34 1/4 in. (87 cm)
Classification:
Aerophone-Reed Vibrated-double reed
Credit Line:
Purchase, Robert Alonzo Lehman Bequest, 2003
Accession Number:
2003.342a, b
Not on view
Marking: Stamped on all parts (including crook): "HECKEL / BIEBRICH" with crown on either side.
Serial number: 37.
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