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Schneider Square Piano

Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
Germany: Bavaria, Nuremberg
Date made:
1772-1778
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.303539
Catalog number:
303539
Accession number:
62559
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National Museum of American History
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Square Piano

Physical Description:
brass (ring material)
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
Netherlands
Date made:
1760 - 1776
Credit Line:
Mrs. John Crosby Brown
ID Number:
MI.229668
Accession number:
42336
Catalog number:
229668
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Compleat Instructions for the Bassoon or Fagotto

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
booklet: 11 in x 11 1/8 in x 1/4 in; 27.94 cm x 28.2575 cm x .635 cm
frontispiece: 10 7/8 in x 11 1/16 in x 1/8 in; 27.6225 cm x 28.09875 cm x .3175 cm
Object Name:
booklet
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London, City of London
Date made:
ca 1770
ID Number:
MI.66.014.01
Catalog number:
MI*66.014.01
Accession number:
272250
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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John Preston Violoncello

Maker:
Preston, John  Search this
Physical Description:
spruce (overall material)
maple (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 48 in x 16 1/2 in x 9 3/4 in; 121.92 cm x 41.91 cm x 24.765 cm
Object Name:
cello
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1750-1770
Credit Line:
Gift of Albert F. and Lorette M. Moglie
ID Number:
1987.0472.05
Catalog number:
1987.0472.05
Accession number:
1987.0472
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Cellos
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Preston English Guitar

Maker:
Preston, John  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 27 3/8 in x 11 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 69.5325 cm x 29.21 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
guitar
english guitar
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1760-1770
Related Publication:
Densmore, Frances. Handbook of the Collection of Musical Instruments in the United States National Museum.
ID Number:
MI.095325
Accession number:
26512
Catalog number:
095325
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Vinaccia Guitar

Maker:
Vinaccia, Gaetano  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 36 1/4 in x 12 5/8 in x 4 in; 92.075 cm x 32.0675 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place made:
Italy: Campania, Naples
Date made:
1779
Related Publication:
Densmore, Frances. Handbook of the Collection of Musical Instruments in the United States National Museum.
ID Number:
MI.095263
Accession number:
26256
Catalog number:
095263
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Lupot Guitar

Maker:
Lupot, Francois  Search this
Physical Description:
spruce (overall material)
ash (overall material)
Measurements:
guitar: 36 in x 10 3/4 in x 3 5/8 in; 91.44 cm x 27.305 cm x 9.2075 cm
edging tray: 1 3/4 in x 22 in x 15 in; 4.445 cm x 55.88 cm x 38.0746 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place made:
France: Centre-Val de Loire, Orleans
Date made:
1773
Credit Line:
Made available through the Cooper Union Museum
ID Number:
MI.60.1365
Accession number:
227687
Catalog number:
60.1365
Collector/donor number:
1926-12-2
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Kettledrum

Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20 3/4 in x 25 1/8 in; 52.705 cm x 63.78575 cm
Object Name:
drum
Date made:
1750-1775
Credit Line:
Gift of The University Museum, University of Pennsylvania (through Dr. Robert H. Dyson)
ID Number:
MI.65.0696
Accession number:
1991.0406
Catalog number:
65.0696
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Kettledrum

Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20 1/2 in x 24 3/8 in; 52.07 cm x 61.9125 cm
Object Name:
drum
Date made:
1750-1775
Credit Line:
Gift of The University Museum, University of Pennsylvania (through Dr. Robert H. Dyson)
ID Number:
MI.65.0695
Accession number:
1991.0406
Catalog number:
65.0695
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Pitch Pipe

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 5/16 in x 2 in x 11 1/8 in; 5.87375 cm x 5.08 cm x 28.2575 cm
Object Name:
pitch pipe
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1774
Credit Line:
Gift of Eleanor P. Merrick
ID Number:
1989.0691.01
Accession number:
1989.0691
Catalog number:
1989.0691.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Zumpe and Buntebart Square Piano

Maker:
Johannes Zumpe et Buntebart  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1770
Credit Line:
Made available through the Cooper Union Museum
ID Number:
MI.60.1390
Accession number:
227687
Catalog number:
60.1390
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Hoffman Square Piano

Maker:
Hoffman, Johann Friedrich  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
Germany: North Rhine-Westphalia, Cleve
Date made:
1765-1775
Credit Line:
Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.299865
Accession number:
061285
Catalog number:
299865
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Longman & Broderip Square Piano

Maker:
Longman & Broderip  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1777-1779
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.303534
Catalog number:
303534
Accession number:
62559
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Friedrich G. A. Kirst 1-Keyed Flute

Maker:
Kirst, Friedrich Gabriel A.  Search this
Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 25 in x 1 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 63.5 cm x 3.81 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
flute
Date made:
1776-1778
Credit Line:
Gift of James M. Swain
ID Number:
1985.0016.01
Accession number:
1985.0016
Catalog number:
1985.0016.01
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Flutes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Milhouse 4-keyed Bassoon

Maker:
Milhouse, William  Search this
Physical Description:
maple (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 123.6 cm; 48 11/16 in
bell: 12 3/16 in x 2 in; 30.95625 cm x 5.08 cm
long joint: 22 3/4 in x 2 in x 2 1/2 in; 57.785 cm x 5.08 cm x 6.35 cm
wing joint: 17 3/16 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 43.65625 cm x 5.715 cm x 3.81 cm
crook: 5 in x 5/8 in x 8 3/4 in; 12.7 cm x 1.5875 cm x 22.225 cm
short joint: 4 11/16 in x 1 1/2 in; 11.90625 cm x 3.81 cm
boot: 17 3/16 in x 3 1/8 in x 2 5/8 in; 43.65625 cm x 7.9375 cm x 6.6675 cm
Object Name:
bassoon
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Newark upon Trent
Date made:
ca. 1763-1770
ID Number:
MI.66.014
Catalog number:
66.014
Accession number:
272250
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Kirkman Single Manual Harpsichord

Maker:
Kirkman, Jacob  Search this
Kirkman, Abraham  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 36 3/4 in x 36 3/4 in x 87 1/4 in; 93.345 cm x 93.345 cm x 221.615 cm
overall: 12 1/2 in x 36 1/2 in x 87 1/2 in; 31.75 cm x 92.71 cm x 222.25 cm
Object Name:
harpsichord
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1776
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.303528
Accession number:
62559
Catalog number:
303528
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Harpsichords
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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The Happy Peasants or Landscape with figures dancing

Designer:
Farington, Joseph  Search this
Publisher:
Boydell, John  Search this
Engraver:
Mason, James  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
plate: 28.5 cm x 38 cm; 11 7/32 in x 14 31/32 in
overall: 31.5 cm x 40.7 cm; 12 13/32 in x 16 1/32 in
Object Name:
print
engraving
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1775
Subject:
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Marsh Collection
ID Number:
1978.0534.02.32
Accession number:
1978.0534
Catalog number:
1978.0534.02.32
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Agriculture
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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A Concert of Birds

Engraver:
Earlom, Richard  Search this
Publisher:
Boydell, John  Search this
Artist attribution:
dei Fiori, Mario  Search this
Original artist:
Snyders, Frans  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 43.5 cm x 59.5 cm; 17 1/8 in x 23 7/16 in
plate: 41.75 cm x 57.5 cm; 16 7/16 in x 22 5/8 in
Object Name:
print
mezzotint
Object Type:
Intaglio Processes
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1778
Subject:
Music  Search this
Birds  Search this
Credit Line:
Marsh Collection
ID Number:
1978.0534.03.05
Accession number:
1978.0534
Catalog number:
1978.0534.03.05
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National Museum of American History
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