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Natural Trumpet

Maker:
Johann Wilhelm Haas (German, Nuremberg 1649–1723 Nuremberg)
Date:
ca. 1700
Geography:
Nürnberg, Germany
Culture:
German
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Height: 28 in. (71.1 cm)
Diameter (Of bell): 4 /58 in. (11.7 cm)
Classification:
Aerophone-Lip Vibrated
Credit Line:
Funds from various donors, 1954
Accession Number:
54.32.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 684
Inscription: Arms: (engraved above bell) King of Saxony

(Engraved on bell rim) I.W. HAAS fec, NO
Jayson Kerr Dobney, Bradley Strauchen-Scherer. Musical Instruments: Highlights of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. First Printing. @2015 by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. New York, 2015, pp. 80-81, ill.

"The Brass Instrument Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York." Historic Brass Society Journal (1999), vol. 11, pg. 142, ill.

"Musical Instruments in The Metropolitan Museum." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin (1978), Vol. XXXV, No. 3, pg. 41, ill.

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