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Oboe in C

2 keys. Boxwood in 3 sections (217mm, 211mm, 172mm); two vent holes in the bell; one brass key, swallowtail style, mounted on raised ring; only one hole halved.

  • Date:
    mid 18th century
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  • Collection:
    Birmingham Conservatoire
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  • Period:mid 18th century
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  • Inscriptions:Stamped on top joint: “MOORE / SYSTON”
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  • Repository:Birmingham Conservatoire
  • Measurements:600mm