Flugelhorn in C

about 1880
Erste Productivgenossenschaft der Musikinstrumentenmacher Wien (Austrian, active 1900–1940)


Object Place: Vienna, Austria

Dimensions

Length x width: 37.5 x 21 cm (14 3/4 x 8 1/4 in.) Bell diameter: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.946

Medium or Technique

Silver-plated brass.

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Aerophones

Three side-action rotary valves.

Inscription

Engraved on bell garland: Erste Wiener Productiv / Genossenschaft der Musik Instrumentenmacher / Wien VII. Westbahnstrasse 40.

Provenance

By about 1971, sold by source unidentified at a flea market, New York, to Robert M. Hazen, Bethesda, Maryland; 2012, gift of Hazen to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Hazen