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Oboe

Maker:
Theodore Berteling (Westphalia, 1821/22–1890 New York)
Date:
1860–90
Geography:
New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Various materials
Dimensions:
L.: 55.9 cm (22 in.); Bell Diam. 6.9 cm (2-3/4 in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Reed Vibrated-double reed
Credit Line:
Funds from various donors, 1976
Accession Number:
1976.7.10a, b
Not on view
#9467. Oboe
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Marking: [on metal plaque] BERTELING/NEW-YORK
Our Tuneful Heritage: American Musical Instruments from The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exhibition catalogue., Brigham Young University. Provo, Utah, 1994, pg. 72, fig. 41, ill.

A Checklist of American Musical Instruments. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1989, pg. 35.



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