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Trumpet (buisine [pastiche])

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Alto in D. Cylindro-conoidal bore. Brass. The tube is made in five parts with the joints reinforced by engraved brass bands. Finely engraved bulb located 30 cm. from the bell. The rim of the bell is reinforced by a wide band with a scalloped top. A loop in the lower half for a banner. Brass...

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Engraved on garland: MACHT. SEBASTIAN [shield with bird] HAINLEIN. M.CDLX [two birds]


Francis W. Galpin (1858-1945), Hatfield Regis, England; 1916, sold by Francis W. Galpin to William Lindsey (1858-1922), Boston, Massachusetts; 1916, gift of William Lindsey, in memory of his daughter, Leslie Lindsey Mason, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 5, 1916)

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Leslie Lindsey Mason Collection

late 19th century

Object Place

Florence, Italy


Length 102 cm (40 3/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique



Musical Instruments


Musical instruments, Aerophones