Perinet Hunting Horn

Description:

This horn was made by Francois Perinet in Paris, France, about 1956-1957. It is a hunting horn, made of brass and nickel silver. This horn is inscribed:

FRANCOIS PERINET RUE FABERT 40TER PARIS

(and on mouthpiece):

F. PERINET
PARIS

Date Made: 1956-1957

Maker: Perinet, Francois

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: France: Île-de-France, Paris

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Credit Line: Gift of John J. Wagram

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MI.77.05Accession Number: 1977.0604Catalog Number: 77.05

Object Name: horn

Physical Description: brass (overall material)nickel silver (overall material)Measurements: overall: 20 in x 23 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 50.8 cm x 59.69 cm x 26.67 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3c2e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_606340

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