Cornet Case

Cornet Case

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This cornet case was made by an unknown maker, provenance unknown, 1872-1878. It is a custom-made cornet case of wood, painted black, with metal fittings, and red fabric and paper interior. Accessioned with cornet (1985.0017.01).
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Object Name
case with accessories
date made
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
metal (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
paper (overall material)
overall: 8 1/8 in x 14 5/8 in x 6 1/2 in; 20.6375 cm x 37.1475 cm x 16.51 cm
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catalog number
accession number
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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