Bassoon in C

Maker: Jean-Jacques Baumann (French, Paris 1772–1845 Paris)
Maker: Keys by C.H. Felix (French, Paris flourished 1825–1830)
Date: ca. 1813–25
Geography: Paris, France
Culture: French
Medium: Maple, brass
Dimensions: Length (end to end) 1279 mm, Length of tube +/- 2596 mm (including crook and reed), Length of crook +/- 376 mm, Length of sections: wing no.1: (not assembled with instrument) 560 mm wing no.2: (assembled with instrument) +/- 459 mm (w/o tenons) butt: 437 mm long: +/- 498 mm w/o tenons bell: 343 mm
Classification: Aerophone-Reed Vibrated-double reed
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.885

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