Frank E-Flat Natural Trumpet

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Description (Brief)
This trumpet was made by Johann Christoph Frank in Nuremberg, Germany around 1777-1818. It is an E-flat natural trumpet made of brass with a brass ball and blue and white cord with two tassels. The bell is engraved:

Johann Christoph Frank [/] Fabricant in Nürnberg
Currently not on view
Frank, Johann Christoph
Frank, Johann Cristoph
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
cord (overall material)
overall: 69.2 cm x 10.2 cm; x 27 1/4 in x 4 in
overall: 4 1/8 in x 8 3/4 in x 27 1/2 in; 10.4775 cm x 22.225 cm x 69.85 cm
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Gift of The University of Pennsylvania, The University Museum of Archaeology/Anthropology
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Data Source
National Museum of American History