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Flugelhorn in C

Three side-action rotary valves.


Engraved on bell: Chr. Reisser / Instrumentenfabrik / Ulm a D.


By about 1971, sold by source unidentified at a flea market, New York, to Robert M. Hazen, Bethesda, Maryland; 2012, gift of Hazen to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Hazen

about 1900

Object Place

Ulm, Germany


Length x width: 43 x 24 cm (16 15/16 x 9 7/16 in.) Bell diameter: 15.6 cm (6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silver-plated brass


Musical Instruments


Musical instruments, Aerophones