Cornet in B-flat

about 1840
Charles Pace (English, 1830–1883)


Object Place: London, England

Dimensions

Length 30.5 cm (12 in.)

Accession Number

1986.92

Medium or Technique

Brass, nickel silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Aerophones

Soprano in B-flat. Brass with nickel silver trim. Three Stözel valves and one McFarlane key. Non-original tuning shank and mouthpiece.

Inscription

Stamped on bell garland: IMPROVED / & MADE BY / CHAS PACE. / 49 KING ST / WESTMINSTER

Provenance

1986, sold by Vera Gropper, West Somerville, Massachusetts, to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 26, 1986)

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund