13-Keyed Clarinet

Description (Brief)
This clarinet was made by an unknown maker around 1835 to 1865. It is a 13-keyed clarinet in B-flat made of silver plated brass.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1835-1865
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
silver plate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 22 in x 2 7/8 in; 55.88 cm x 7.3025 cm
mouthpiece: 3 1/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 7.9375 cm x 2.8575 cm
clarinet: 18 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in; 46.99 cm x 4.7625 cm
bell: 4 1/8 in; 10.4775 cm
ID Number
MI.65.0606
accession number
1991.0406
catalog number
65.0606
Credit Line
Gift of University of Pennsylvania
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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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