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Shawm in B-flat

Date:
early 19th century
Culture:
European
Medium:
Wood, bone, pewter or lead, brass
Dimensions:
L.: 32.5 cm (12-7/8 in.); Diam. of bell: 7 cm ( 2-3/4)L. of body section: 285 cm (11-1/4 in.); L. of foot section: 5.4 cm (2-1/8 in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Reed Vibrated-double reed
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2151
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. 141.

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. 141.



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