Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Valve Trumpet in F

Maker:
John Augustus Köhler (British, London ca. 1810–1878 London)
Date:
ca. 1839
Geography:
London, England, United Kingdom
Culture:
British
Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
L. (w/o mouthpiece) 12.2 x Bell diam. 55.9cm (4 13/16 x 22in.) Diam. of bore at tuning slide .431
Classification:
Aerophone-Lip Vibrated-trumpet / trombone
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2531
Not on view
Marking: (on brass plaque near bell) By her Majesty's/Royal letters patent/(coat of arms) /Kohler sole maker/ 35, Henrietta St/ Covent Garden London.
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; [ John Augustus Köhler ]
"The Brass Instrument Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York." Historic Brass Society Journal (1999), vol. 11, pg. 145, ill.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 182.

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. 182.



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