Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Clarinet in C

Maker:
Firth, Hall & Pond (American, New York)
Date:
ca. 1833–45
Geography:
New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Wood, ivory, brass
Dimensions:
Length: 59.6 cm Bell diameter: 7.4 cm
Classification:
Aerophone-Reed Vibrated-single reed cylindrical
Credit Line:
Funds from various donors, 1983
Accession Number:
1983.58
Not on view
Marking: 1. (stamped) Firth Hall & Pond/N-York
2. (stamped on bell) Franklin Sqe
4900 Historical Woodwind Instruments: An Inventory of 200 Makers in International Collections. Phillip T. Young. London, 1993, pg. 76.

A Checklist of American Musical Instruments. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1989, pg. 32, ill.

American Musical Instruments in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1985, pg. 77, fig. 67, ill.



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