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Clarinet in D

Astor & Co. (1778–1831)
1820 or 1821
London, England, United Kingdom
Ebony, ivory, sterling silver
L. 21 1/2 in. (54.6 cm)
Aerophone-Reed Vibrated-single reed cylindrical
Credit Line:
Purchase, Robert Alonzo Lehman Bequest, 2003
Accession Number:
Not on view
Marking: All joints except mouthpiece stamped "ASTOR & CO / 79 / CORNHILL / LONDON" with unicorn sign.
Keys bear the London silver-smith hallmark for the year 1820/ 21.
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