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Bassoon in C

Maker: Wilhelm Hermann Heckel (German, Biebrich 1879–1952 Biebrich, 1952)
Date: 1932
Geography: Biebrich, Wiesbaden, Germany
Culture: German
Medium: wood, Ivoroid ("Heckel-ivory"), silver-plated nickel-silver
Dimensions: Lengths: End to end: 1330 mm (w/o ridge on butt); 1335 mm (w. ridge) Tube: 2585 mm Crook: 336 mm Wing: 517 mm Butt: 412 mm (w/o ridge); 417 mm (w/ ridge) Long Section: 645 mm Bell: 355 mm Case: 685 mm x 280 mm x 10 mm
Classification: Aerophone-Reed Vibrated-double reed
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Percy W. Gatz, 1964
Accession Number: 64.276 a-m

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