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Cornet and carrying case

Object Name: Cornet
Date: c.1890
Dimensions:
12 5/8" L. X 6 7/8" H X 5 1/2" W Case 14 1/2" X 8 1/2" X 5 5/8"
Medium: Brass - Silver Plated , Mother of pearl (valve keys).
Catalog number: 74.551
Description(A) Cornet horn is marked on top of bell to C. Bruno & Son, Special Grade, New York. Keys marked 115, 116, 117, B and Son center valve is engraved on cornet. Flase of horn is bent and silver is worn off brass in places. Leaves engrave on large part of the horn.One inch down from the tip is engraved Austria. Key tips are mother of pearl. (B) Cornet mouthpiece. Engraved on it is Libehati model CONN. Dimensions 2 3/8" X 1" scroll engraved on silver. Silver worn off in places. (C) Cornet case has wood base covered with leather looking cloth. Metal hinges and corner guards. Metal handle is cloth covered.
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