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Flügel Horn with Cornet in C

Maker:
Attributed to Giuseppe Pelitti (Italian, Varese 1811–1865 Milan)
Date:
ca. 1890
Geography:
Milan, Italy
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Brass, nickel-silver
Dimensions:
Height: 15 3/16 in. (38.6 cm) Diameter of flugelhorn bell: 4 15/16 in. (12.6 cm) Diameter of cornet bell: 3 13/16 in. (9.7 cm)
Classification:
Aerophone-Lip Vibrated
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2587
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Forgotten Instruments: Exhibition Catalogue of the Katonah Gallery. Exhibition catalogue., Katonah, New York, 1981, pg. 49, ill.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 188.

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. 188.



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