Bell Over-the-Shoulder Instrument, Soprano in E-flat

Work Information
Creator: John F. Stratton (1832-1912)
Date: ca. 1880
Museum: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York, United States
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Met-04965
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Description: This is a typical late model over-the-shoulder horn with string action rotary valves. The instruments were used in military bands that were positioned in front of marching soldiers. The bells pointed
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Image Copyrights: Image © The Metropolitan Museum of Art