Pitch Pipe


This pitch pipe was made by Emil Zimmermann in Germany, undetermined date. It is a metal rectangular mouthpiece with three interchangeable variable pitch pipes with selectors. Accessioned with original container made of a black leather covered wooden box, with metal fittings, and lined with burgundy plush. The container is stamped:


Maker: Zimmermann, Emil

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Germany

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1993.0382.07Accession Number: 1993.0382Catalog Number: 1993.0382.07

Object Name: pitch pipe

Physical Description: metal (overall material)wood (overall material)fabric (overall material)Measurements: case: 1 1/4 in x 5 5/8 in x 3 1/4 in; 3.175 cm x 14.2875 cm x 8.255 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-46fc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_607616

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