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Great Bass Shawm in FF

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Austria
Culture:
possibly Austrian
Medium:
wood, brass, steel, copper
Dimensions:
Length: 244.7cm (96 5/16in.) Diameter of bell: 18.3cm (7 3/16in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Reed Vibrated-double reed
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2538
Not on view
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. 153, ill.

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. 153, 153+, ill.



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