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A New Theory of Musical Harmony

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 3/4 in x 10 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 34.925 cm x 26.035 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
book
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1823
Credit Line:
Gift of Carol B. Warden and Joy Burchuk
ID Number:
2014.0181.13
Catalog number:
2014.0181.13
Accession number:
2014.0181
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National Museum of American History
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Burkat Square Piano

Maker:
Burkart, F. R.  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1824-1828
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.315754
Catalog number:
315754
Accession number:
65928
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National Museum of American History
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Riley 5-Keyed Clarinet

Maker:
Riley, Sr., Edward  Search this
Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20 3/4 in x 2 5/8 in; 52.705 cm x 6.6675 cm
barrel: 2 1/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 5.3975 cm x 3.4925 cm
upper joint: 7 3/4 in x 1 7/8 in; 19.685 cm x 4.7625 cm
lower joint: 8 7/8 in x 2 1/16 in; 22.5425 cm x 5.23875 cm
bell: 4 1/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 10.795 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
clarinet
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
ca 1825
ID Number:
MI.76.20
Accession number:
323573
Catalog number:
76.20
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National Museum of American History
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French Guitar

Physical Description:
spruce (overall material)
rosewood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 35 1/2 in x 12 in x 3 1/2 in; 90.17 cm x 30.48 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place made:
France
Date made:
1800-1825
Credit Line:
Gift of Almon C. Whiting
ID Number:
MI.60.0317
Accession number:
227889
Catalog number:
60.0317
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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E.G. Williams 4-Keyed Flute

Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 59.69 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
flute
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1818-1822
Credit Line:
Gift of M. B. Campbell
ID Number:
MI.391823
Accession number:
195629
Catalog number:
391823
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National Museum of American History
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Walking Stick Flageolet

Unspecified:
Johnson, Charles E.  Search this
Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
Measurements:
mouth joint: 9 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 23.495 cm x 3.175 cm
center: 12 in x 1 in; 30.48 cm x 2.54 cm
foot joint: 13 3/8 in x 1 1/16 in; 33.9725 cm x 2.69875 cm
Object Name:
flageolet
Date made:
1800-1825
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles E. Johnson
ID Number:
MI.66.473
Catalog number:
66.473
Accession number:
265486
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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German 4-Keyed Flute

Physical Description:
boxwood (overall internal decorative color)
bone (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
head joint: 8 7/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 22.5425 cm x 3.175 cm
foot joint: 16 in x 1 1/4 in; 40.64 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
flute
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
1800-1825
Credit Line:
Gift of William G. Eliot III
ID Number:
MI.66.478
Catalog number:
66.478
Accession number:
264989
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Pitch Pipe

Physical Description:
maple (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 1 1/8 in x 8 7/8 in; 5.715 cm x 2.8575 cm x 22.5425 cm
Object Name:
pitch pipe
Date made:
1800-1825
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
ID Number:
MI.67.594
Accession number:
248268
Catalog number:
67.594
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Babcock Square Piano

Maker:
Babcock, Alpheus  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1825-1829
Credit Line:
Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.315720
Accession number:
058488
Catalog number:
315720
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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New England Bass Viol Case

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
felt (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 50 3/8 in x 19 5/8 in x 12 1/8 in; 127.9525 cm x 49.8475 cm x 30.7975 cm
Object Name:
case
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1800-1825
ID Number:
1985.0861.02
Accession number:
1985.0861
Catalog number:
1985.0861.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Loud & Brothers Square Piano

Maker:
Thomas & John Loud  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1818-1822
Credit Line:
Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.291107
Catalog number:
291107
Accession number:
59954
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National Museum of American History
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Stewart Square Piano

Maker:
Stewart, James  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1820
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.299861
Catalog number:
299861
Accession number:
61285
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Thomas Key 8-Keyed Flute

Maker:
Key, Thomas  Search this
Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26 in x 1 1/2 in; 66.04 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
flute
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1800-1825
Credit Line:
Gift of Alyce Maylard
ID Number:
1984.0339.01
Accession number:
1984.0339
Catalog number:
1984.0339.01
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National Museum of American History
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Flute Case

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 5/8 in x 10 1/8 in x 4 1/8 in; 4.1275 cm x 25.7175 cm x 10.4775 cm
Object Name:
case
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
1800-1825
Credit Line:
Gift of William G. Eliot III
ID Number:
MI.66.478.01
Accession number:
264989
Catalog number:
66.478.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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4-Keyed Flute Fingering Chart

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/4 in x 3 5/8 in; 20.955 cm x 9.2075 cm
Object Name:
document
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
ca 1800-1825
Credit Line:
Gift of William G. Eliot III
ID Number:
MI.66.478.02
Catalog number:
66.478.02
Accession number:
264989
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Flute Case

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 7/16 in x 12 1/16 in x 5 in; 6.19125 cm x 30.63875 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
case
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Date made:
1800-1825
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Thomas K. Boggs
ID Number:
MI.300888.01
Catalog number:
300888.01
Accession number:
61805
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Muzio Clementi & Co. 8-Keyed Flute

User:
Sully, Thomas  Search this
Maker:
Muzio Clementi & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
rosewood (overall material)
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 67.31 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
flute
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1802 - 1821
ID Number:
MI.015991
Catalog number:
15991
Accession number:
99933
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Hirsbrunner G Circular Trumpet

Maker:
Hirsbrunner  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 1/2 in x 5 1/4 in x 12 1/2 in; 26.67 cm x 13.335 cm x 31.75 cm
trumpet: 5 3/16 in x 10 7/8 in x 11 1/2 in; 13.17625 cm x 27.6225 cm x 29.21 cm
mouthpiece joint in tray: 1 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in x 4 5/16 in; 3.81 cm x 8.255 cm x 10.95375 cm
Object Name:
trumpet
Place made:
Switzerland: Bern, Sumiswald
Date made:
1800-1825
Related Publication:
Densmore, Frances. Handbook of the Collection of Musical Instruments in the United States National Museum.
ID Number:
MI.095270
Accession number:
26256
Catalog number:
095270
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Trumpets
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Astor & Horwood Square Piano

Maker:
Astor & Horwood  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1815-1822
ID Number:
MI.094645
Catalog number:
094645
Accession number:
12481
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Scherr Square Piano

Maker:
Scherr, Emilius Nicolai  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1824-1826
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.315686
Catalog number:
315686
Accession number:
58488
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National Museum of American History
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