13-Keyed Clarinet

13-Keyed Clarinet

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Description (Brief)
This clarinet was made by an unknown maker around 1835 to 1865. It is a 13-keyed clarinet in B-flat made of silver plated brass.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
clarinet
Date made
1835-1865
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
silver plate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 22 in x 2 7/8 in; 55.88 cm x 7.3025 cm
mouthpiece: 3 1/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 7.9375 cm x 2.8575 cm
clarinet: 18 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in; 46.99 cm x 4.7625 cm
bell: 4 1/8 in; 10.4775 cm
ID Number
MI.65.0606
accession number
1991.0406
catalog number
65.0606
Credit Line
Gift of The University Museum, University of Pennsylvania (through Dr. Robert H. Dyson)
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Clarinets
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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