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Clarinet in C

about 1820

Clementi & Co., English, active 1802–1831 English


Dimensions

Length 59.1 cm (23 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

66.1131

Medium or Technique

Boxwood, ivory, brass

Not On View

Collections

Europe , Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments , Aerophones

Music: Excerpt from Andante from Concerto No. 2 in G by John Mahon, about 1775 (performed by Diane Heffner)

Inscription

Stamped on barrel and bell: CLEMENTI & CO / LONDON; stamped on upper, middle, and lower bodyjoints: CLEMENTI & CO

Provenance

1966, sold by Harold Priest, Harvard, Massachusetts, to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 13, 1982)

Credit Line

William Lindsey Fund