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Parade or Field Drum

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
rope (overall material)
leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 in x 18 1/2 in; 43.18 cm x 46.99 cm
Object Name:
drum
Date made:
1734?
Credit Line:
Gift of The University Museum, University of Pennsylvania (through Dr. Robert H. Dyson)
ID Number:
MI.65.0700
Accession number:
1991.0406
Catalog number:
65.0700
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Percussion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-3cc9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1069044

Buhner & Keller 9-keyed Bassoon

Physical Description:
maple (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 126.5 cm; 49 13/16 in
bell: 12 3/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 32.385 cm x 5.715 cm
long joint: 23 3/4 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 60.325 cm x 6.0325 cm x 3.81 cm
wing joint: 19 5/8 in x 1 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 49.8475 cm x 4.445 cm x 6.985 cm
boot: 17 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 5/8 in; 43.18 cm x 6.985 cm x 6.6675 cm
Object Name:
bassoon
Place made:
France: Grand Est, Strasbourg
Date made:
ca. 1730-1737
ID Number:
MI.095278
Catalog number:
095278
Accession number:
26256
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-31a8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605805
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Barton Spinet

Maker:
Barton, Thomas  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/4 in x 71 in x 41 in; 18.415 cm x 180.34 cm x 104.14 cm
Object Name:
harpsichord
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1730
Credit Line:
Gift of Cooper Union Museum
ID Number:
MI.60.1416
Accession number:
227687
Catalog number:
60.1416
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Music & Musical Instruments
Harpsichords
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4b8e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605987
Online Media:

Voboam Guitar

Maker:
Voboam, Jean-Baptiste  Search this
Physical Description:
spruce (overall material)
metal (overall material)
rosewood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 35 in x 5 3/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 88.9 cm x 14.605 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1690-1730
Date made:
1730
Credit Line:
Made available through the Cooper Union Museum
ID Number:
MI.60.1361
Accession number:
227687
Catalog number:
60.1361
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Guitars
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-4912-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605733
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Alletsee English Violet

Maker:
Alletsee, Paulus  Search this
Physical Description:
spruce (overall material)
maple (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 34 in x 10 3/8 in x 5 1/4 in; 86.36 cm x 26.3525 cm x 13.335 cm
Object Name:
english violet
Place made:
Germany: Bavaria, Munich
Date made:
1730
Credit Line:
Gift of Lex K. Larson in memory of Arthur Larson
ID Number:
1994.0036.03
Accession number:
1994.0036
Catalog number:
1994.0036.03
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4e6f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_607577
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Grancino Violin

Maker:
Grancino, Giovanni  Search this
Physical Description:
spruce (table material)
maple (back material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 7/16 in x 7 7/8 in x 3 7/8 in; 59.53125 cm x 20.0025 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
violin
Place Made:
Italy: Lombardy, Milan
Date made:
1710-1730
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Laura E. Patrick
ID Number:
1984.0976.01
Catalog number:
1984.0976.01
Accession number:
1984.0976
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Violins
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-84c2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605499
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German Consort Bass Viol

Physical Description:
spruce (overall material)
maple (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/2 in x 16 3/8 in x 48 1/4 in; 21.59 cm x 41.5925 cm x 122.555 cm
Object Name:
viol
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
1725-1735
Credit Line:
Yale University
ID Number:
MI.60.1417
Accession number:
229483
Catalog number:
60.1417
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-350e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605597
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German Grand Piano

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (frame: material)
iron (strings: material)
brass (strings: material)
leather (hammers material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 72 in x 33 1/2 in; 20.32 cm x 182.88 cm x 85.09 cm
Object Name:
piano
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
1725- ca 1735
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.315750
Accession number:
65928
Catalog number:
315750
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
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Pianos
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-83a8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605982

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