Keyed bugle in E-flat
Elbridge G. Wright (American, 1811–1871)
Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Length 33.3 cm (13 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Copper, nickel silver
Not On View
Sopranino in E-flat. Copper body with nickel silver trim and keys. Ten cup- shaped keys mounted in saddles. Mouthpiece and tuning shank missing.
Engraved on bell: E. G. Wright, / Maker, / Boston.
1989, sold by Brass Buff Antiques, Newton, Massachusetts, to Marlowe Sigal, Newton Centre, Massachusetts, at the request of the MFA; 1989, sold by Sigal to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 29, 1989)
William Lindsey Fund, by exchange