“La Mascotte”

“La Mascotte”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music for the comic opera, “La Mascotte” was written by Edmond Audran. This sheet music was published by various sponsors in New York, New York in 1898. “La Mascotte” (The Mascot) was a comic opera in three acts, originally published in 1880 about a girl who brings good luck (beginning the use of the word mascot to mean something that brings luck). The music was published as advertisement for both Knox Hatters and Bonnet Alcohol Importers, who are advertising their wares on the cover.
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Object Name
sheet music
date made
Audran, Edmond
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 10 1/8 in x 6 3/4 in; 25.7175 cm x 17.145 cm
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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