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Clarinet in Bb, of boxwood with five brass keys and ivory ferrules and bell ring (brass ferrule on top of bell). With reed tied onto the mouthpiece with green string.

  • Date:
    late 18th century
  • Maker:
    Miller, George [Person]
  • Collection:
    Bate Collection, Oxford
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  • Place of production:
    UK, England, London
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  • Materials:Boxwood;Plant;Brass;Metal;Ivory;Tooth;Animal
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  • Inscriptions:G. MILLER LONDON [unicorn head]
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  • Repository:Bate Collection, Oxford
  • Measurements:Max L = 672 mm Max Diam [bell] = 81 mm