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Clarinet (part)

This is part of a clarinet (upper joint and barrel) made of boxwood, with ivory ferrules and brass keywork. This section has three saltspoon cup keys mounted in knobs, with flat springs attached to keys. The tenon joints are wrapped in thread.

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    second half of 18th century
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    Saffron Walden Museum
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  • Repository:Saffron Walden Museum
  • Measurements:Height: 200mm