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U994.4.28
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Russian Bassoon)
Date (Execution) : c. 1835
Geographical Origin : Southeast, Lyon France
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Medium / Material  : Maple; Brass; Paint
Support / Technique : Turned; Hammered; Painted
Object Type : Russian bassoons
Visual Description : Maple Russian bassoon has wide body with brass mounts, three brass keys, curved brass crook and mouthpiece, and brass bell in shape of a serpent or dragon head. The head is shown with the mouth open and the metal edge is cut to represent teeth.
Accession # : U994.4.28
Width (cm) : 11.50
Height (cm) : 104.00
Depth (cm) : 5.50
Mandatory Credit : Purchased with Assistance from the Koerner Foundation
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