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By 2006, Steve Dillon, Woodbridge, New Jersey; about 2006, sold by Dillon to Ken Treseder, California; Spring 2010, sold by Treseder to Matthew Putnam, Boston; 2011, gift of Putnam to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 23, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Matthew Putnam

about 1900

Object Place

Milan, Italy


Height x width: 17 x 7 3/4 in. (43.2 x 19.7 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Brass, nickel silver


Musical Instruments


Musical instruments, Aerophones