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Clarinet in C

John Ashton Sr. or Jr.
19th century
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Wood, brass, ivory
L. 59.4 cm (23-3/8 in.)
Aerophone-Reed Vibrated-single reed cylindrical
Credit Line:
Purchase, Clara Mertens Bequest, in memory of André Mertens, 1990
Accession Number:
Not on view
Marking: (stamped on all sections) ASHTON./BOSTON., and eagle holding arrows and C
Our Tuneful Heritage: American Musical Instruments from The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exhibition catalogue., Brigham Young University. Provo, Utah, 1994, pg. 69, fig. 36, ill.

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