Russian Bassoon

Maker: Martin (Jean François frères or fils?) Paris or La Couture (?)
Date: ca. 1830
Geography: Paris, France
Culture: French
Medium: Brass and wood
Dimensions: Length +/- 106 cm (41-3/4 in.), Diam. of bell 19.5 cm (7-11/16 in.)
Classification: Aerophone-Lip Vibrated-horn
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.324

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