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Selmer "Balanced Action" tenor saxophone and mouthpiece with case  (Music and Sound)  "1938"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1938-1938

Materials:

Brass, silver, commercially tanned leather, glass bead/beads

Techniques:

Hammered, cast, plated, soldered, engraved, mold-made, sewn

Dimensions:

78.6 x 26.7 x 15.6 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Kaw (Kansa), Native Americans, Non-Indian, North America, Plains, Prairie

City:

Paris

County:

Ville-de-Paris Department

State:

Ile-de-France Region

Country:

France

Collection History:

Formerly owned by jazz great Jim Pepper (Kaw/Oklahoma Muskogee [Creek], 1941-1992); inherited by his mother Floy Childers Pepper (Oklahoma Muskogee [Creek], 1917-2010) and his sister Suzanne (Suzie) Pepper Henry (Kaw/Oklahoma Muskogee [Creek]); donated to NMAI in 2007 by Floy Childers Pepper, Suzie Pepper Henry, and Suzie's son James Pepper Henry.

Source ID:

NMAI_388858

Catalog Number:

26/6293

Album Name:

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