Object Place: Possibly England
Length 58.7 cm (23 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Musical Instrument Gallery (Gallery 103D)
In C. Ivory Made in three parts: upper and lower bodyjoints, and bell. Six fingerholes, the third and fourth doubled. Three square keys (Young type ) of silver-plated brass (c’ and e-flat x 2), mounted on rings with SAT?. Two vent holes in bell. Bell opening slighly narrowed.
Francis W. Galpin (1858-1945), Hatfield Regis, England; 1916, sold by Francis W. Galpin to William Lindsey (1858-1922), Boston, Massachusetts; 1916, gift of William Lindsey, in memory of his daughter, Leslie Lindsey Mason, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 5, 1916)
Leslie Lindsey Mason Collection