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NMM 5348. Piccolo in E-flat (high pitch) by C. G. Conn,
Elkhart and New York City, ca. 1899

Piccolo by C. G. Conn, Elkhart and New York, ca. 1899
Piccolo by C. G. Conn, Elkhart and New York, ca. 1899
Piccolo by C. G. Conn, Elkhart and New York, ca. 1899

NMM 5348. Piccolo in E-flat (high pitch) by C. G. Conn, Elkhart and New York City, ca. 1899. Serial no. 3888. Wonder line. Boehm system. Two sections. Engraved on body: MADE BY C. G. CONN / ELKHART, IND. / NEW YORK / USQMD; stamped on upper end of body: 3888. Nickel-plated ebonite body; ebonite head joint lined with metal. Twelve nickel-plated keys. Closed G-sharp key; no B-flat key. Total length, 11-7/8" (302 mm). Purchase funds gift of Marjorie Beatty, Vermillion, 1992.




Head Joint

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Head joint

Ebonite head joint lined with metal

Metal lining inside head joint




Signature

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Signature on socket

Maker's Name Engraved on Body
Serial Number Stamped Next to Signature




Detail of Keys

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Body detail

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