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Oboe

Manufacturer:
B. Schott fils (German, active Mainz ca. 1817–ca. 1840)
Maker:
Possibly by Johann Adam Heckel (Adorf, Germany 1812–1877 Biebach, Germany)
Maker:
Possibly by August Jehring (German, Adorf 1798–1837 Mainz)
Date:
ca. 1830
Geography:
Germany
Culture:
German
Medium:
Boxwood, ivory, silver
Dimensions:
L. 54.6 cm (21 1/2 in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Reed Vibrated-double reed
Credit Line:
Purchase, Robert Alonzo Lehman Bequest, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.81a–g
Not on view
Marking: Each joint except the head is branded with capital letters: B. SCHOTT FILS / A MAYENCE.
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