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Inscription

Stamped: [lyre] / CUVILLIER / A ST. OMER / [caduceus]

Provenance

By 1981, Lillian Caplin, The Center for Musical Antiquities, New York; 1981, sold by Caplin to Dr. Marshall Sparberg, Chicago, Illinois; 1988, gift of Sparberg to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 27, 1988)

Credit Line

Gift of Marshall Sparberg, M.D.

about 1810

Object Place

St. Omer, France

Dimensions

Length 126.4 cm (49 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.276

Medium or Technique

Maple, brass

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones