American Flugelhorn

American Flugelhorn

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Description (Brief)
This flugelhorn was made by an unknown maker in the United States, around 1845-1855. It is made of nickel silver plated brass, with 3 rotary valves. The keys are missing. This instrument has an unusual wide bell.
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Object Name
date made
place made
United States
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
nickel silver (overall material)
overall: 5 1/2 in x 7 7/16 in x 13 3/4 in; 13.97 cm x 18.89125 cm x 34.925 cm
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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