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English Bass Horn in B-flat

Frederick Pace (British, Dublin, Ireland 1805–1835 London)
ca. 1835
London, England, United Kingdom
34 × 7 3/4 × 25 1/8 in. (86.4 × 19.7 × 63.8 cm) Diameter (Of bell): 7 13/16 in. (19.8 cm)
Aerophone-Lip Vibrated-horn
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 680
Marking: (on garland) MADE BY/ FRED.K PACE/15/King St./Westminster
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
"The Brass Instrument Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York." Historic Brass Society Journal (1999), vol. 11, pg. 117.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 169, ill.

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. 169, 169+, ill.

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