Orchestral horn

about 1830
Charles Kretzschmann (active before 1812–about 1870)


Object Place: Strasbourg, France

Dimensions

Length 42 cm (16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.745

Medium or Technique

Brass

Not On View

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Aerophones

Inscription

Stamped on garland: CHARLES [flower] KRETZSCHMANN / A [flower] STRASBOURG; printed paper label inside case: ACCESSOIRES POUR INSTRUMENTS. / C. CALOIN, / LUTHIER, / Réparateur d'Instruments de Musique. / RUE FERMENTEL, 6, SAINT- OMER, / Près la Grand'Place. / FAIT DES ÉCHANGES. / Typ. de L. Van Elslandt

Provenance

1976, sold by Rachel P. Grainger, Marion, Massachusetts, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 18, 1976)

Credit Line

Mary L. Smith Fund