Collections › OSMG Collection › Cornet

Cornet

Artist/Maker:
Unknown
Place Made:
Germany
Date Made:
1870
Medium:
silver –brass
Accession Number:
C-397
Description:
A B-flat silver cornet with valves on side and one is broken. It has a brass mouthpiece.
History:
The Moravian band played an important role in congregational life. This instrument descended in the Meinung family of Salem.
Credit Line:
Wachovia Historical Society Collection