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Russian Bassoon in C

Maker:
Cuvillier (French, St. Omer before 1792–early 19th century)
Date:
ca. 1800–1825
Geography:
St. Omer, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Wood, brass
Dimensions:
Overall: 21 x 99.5cm (8 1/4 x 39 3/16in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Lip Vibrated-horn
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2946
Not on view
Marking: Stamped on butt, wing, and long sections: 2 / [circle surrounded by dots ] / CUVILLIER / A ST OMER / *
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Historical Groups, Gallery 39. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1905, pg. 64.



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