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Ivory with silver ferrules and keys

Marks

DROUET / LONDON

Provenance

1980s, sold by Ellis Memorial Antiques Show, Waltham, Massachusetts, to Alice Mackey, Boston, Massachusetts; 2005, sold by Mackey to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 14, 2005)

Credit Line

Gift of Alice Willard Mackey

about 1830

  • Labeled Drouet, French, 18th century
Object Place

London, England

Dimensions

Length 66.2 cm (26 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2005.592

Medium or Technique

Ivory, silver

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones