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Descant recorder

This is a descant recorder with baroque fingering, which is made in two sections of cast black resin/plastic material. Nominal pitch: C.

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  • Inscriptions:Embossed cast on the back of the head joint: SCHOTT'S C DESCANT / MADE IN ENGLAND / REG. DESIGN 836/85
  • Hornbostel-Sachs category:421.221.12 Open flutes with internal duct with fingerholes
  • Repository:Stroud District (Cowle) Museum
  • Measurements:Length: 322mm