Hillyard Cornet Case

Description:

This cornet case was made by William Hillyard in London, England, 1886-1893. It is a custom-made case made of wood, covered with red-brown leather, metal fittings, with burgundy fabric interior. Accessioned with Hillyard cornet (1991.0280.01). There is a printed label on the inside lid:

W. HILLYARD. 167, HIGH HOLBORN, LONDON
TRADE [crown] MARK
MILITARY BAND INSTRUMENT MAKER

Date Made: 1886-1893

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United Kingdom: England, London

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Credit Line: Gift of Arabel Wycoff Cammann Johnston in memory of Margaret Carpenter Camman

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1991.0280.02Catalog Number: 1991.0280.02Accession Number: 1991.0280

Object Name: case with accessories

Physical Description: wood (overall material)leather (overall material)metal (overall material)fabric (overall material)Measurements: overall: 9 in x 14 3/8 in x 6 1/8 in; 22.86 cm x 36.5125 cm x 15.5575 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-5d7e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1802464

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