Trumpet Straight Mute

Trumpet Straight Mute

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Description
This mute was made G. Leblanc Corporation in Kenosha, Wisconsin, undetermined date. It is a trumpet straight mute made of aluminum with cork strips at the top of the mute. Used by jazz musician, William Alonzo “Cat” Anderson.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Mute
user
Cheatham, Doc
manufacturer
G. Leblanc Corporation
place made
United States: Wisconsin, Kenosha
Physical Description
aluminum (overall material)
cork (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6 in x 3 1/4 in; 15.24 cm x 8.255 cm
ID Number
2002.0218.20
accession number
2002.0218
catalog number
2002.0218.20
Credit Line
Gift of Amanda N. Cheatham
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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