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Clarinet in C

Maker:
Heinrich Christian Eisenbrandt (German, Göttingen 1790–1860 Baltimore)
Date:
before 1850
Geography:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Boxwood, ivory, brass
Dimensions:
L.: 58.5 cm (23-1/8 in.): Diam. bell: 7.8 cm (3-1/8 in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Reed Vibrated-single reed cylindrical
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.443a, b
Not on view
Marking: (Stamped on all sections): EISENBRANT(sic)/BALTIMORE
Our Tuneful Heritage: American Musical Instruments from The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exhibition catalogue., Brigham Young University. Provo, Utah, 1994, pg. 70, fig. 38, ill.

A Checklist of American Musical Instruments. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1989, pg. 33.



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