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Pastoral Oboe

6 keys. 2 sections of rosewood. Upper joint: 240mm; lower joint: 139.2mm. 6 silver salt spoon style keys mounted by post and axles attached directly to the body, 2 needle springs and 3 leaf springs attached by rivets to the underneath of the key touch piece. Silver band on bell.

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    mid 19th century
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    Birmingham Conservatoire
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  • Period:mid 19th century
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  • Repository:Birmingham Conservatoire
  • Measurements:362.4mm