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Inscription

Engraved on bell: Made & sold by Longman & Broderip / No. 26 Cheapside 7 No. 13 Haymarket.

Provenance

1977, sold by the estate of Edwin M. Ripin (1930-1975), Forest Hills, New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 9, 1977)

Credit Line

Edwin M. Ripin Collection, Friends of the Collection Fund

late 18th century

Object Place

London, England

Dimensions

Length 35 cm (13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1977.72

Medium or Technique

Copper, leather

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones