Flugelhorn in C

about 1900
Christian Reisser (German, active 1874–1914)


Object Place: Ulm, Germany

Dimensions

Length x width: 43 x 24 cm (16 15/16 x 9 7/16 in.) Bell diameter: 15.6 cm (6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2012.947

Medium or Technique

Silver-plated brass

Not On View

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Aerophones

Three side-action rotary valves.

Inscription

Engraved on bell: Chr. Reisser / Instrumentenfabrik / Ulm a D.

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