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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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Inscription

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

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

Leslie Lindsey Mason Collection

late 19th century

Object Place

Florence, Italy

Dimensions

Length 102 cm (40 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1990

Medium or Technique

Brass

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones