Chromatic Tuner Pitch Pipe

Chromatic Tuner Pitch Pipe

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Description

This pitch pipe was made by an undetermined maker in Czeckoslovakia, undetermined date. It is a Chromatic Tuner model with 10 single holes and 10 reeds. This pitch pipe has a light-brown stained wooden comb with metal cover plate attached with nails on the bottom. Accessioned with original cardboard box. The pitch pipe is stamped:

CHROMATIC
TUNER
MADE IN CZECHO-
SLOVAKIA

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
pitch pipe
place made
Czechoslovakia
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
pitch pipe: 1/2 in x 3 5/16 in x 1 1/4 in; 1.27 cm x 8.41375 cm x 3.175 cm
box: 3/4 in x 3 9/16 in x 1 3/8 in; 1.905 cm x 9.04875 cm x 3.4925 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.268
accession number
1988.0783
catalog number
1988.0783.268
Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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