14-keyed Tárogató

Description (Brief)
This tárogató was made by an unknown maker in Germany about 1900. It is a 14-keyed tárogató in B-flat, made of rosewood with nickel silver ferrules and keys. This tárogató is stamped:

SCHUTZ-MARKE [/] MADE [/] IN [/] GERMANY
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1900
place made
Germany
Physical Description
rosewood (overall material)
nickel silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 28 1/4 in x 3 in; 71.755 cm x 7.62 cm
tarogato: 25 13/16 in x 3 in; 65.56375 cm x 7.62 cm
mouthpiece in cap: 3 in x 1 1/16 in; 7.62 cm x 2.69875 cm
ID Number
MI.391878
accession number
193820
catalog number
391878
Credit Line
Gift of Stephen C. Van Fleet
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Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments
Clarinets
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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