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Oboe da caccia in F

Maker:
H. C. Strisce (C. Strisch?)
Date:
1720–40
Geography:
Germany or Poland
Culture:
German or Polish
Medium:
wood, leather, brass
Dimensions:
Length without crook: c. 87 cm (34 1/4in); Bell Diam. 10.8 cm (4 1/4in); Body sections: 66 cm (26in)-cannot be separated; Foot: 23.2 cm (9 1/8 in).
Classification:
Aerophone-Reed Vibrated-double reed
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2494
Not on view
Marking: (stamped upside down on foot) [crown]/H: C: STRISCE
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; Miss J. C. Wells
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 146.

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. 146.



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