Valved bugle in E-flat
John Franklin Stratton (American, 1832–1912)
Object Place: New York City, New York, United States
Length 30.5 cm (12 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
In E-flat. Nickel silver body with three string-linkage rotary valves. Telescoping tuning slide on leadpipe. Includes non-original pig-tail crook. Mouthpiece missing.
Engraved on bell: John F / Stratton / New=York.
Before 1992, sold by general junk shop, Bar Mills, Maine, to a trombone student of the donor; by 1992, gift of trombone student to David Hagar, Oak Flats, Australia, while he lived in Boston, Massachusetts; 1992, gift of David and Judith Hagar to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 25, 1992)
Gift of David and Judith Hagar