Object Place: Germany
Length 64.1 cm (25 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Boxwood, ivory, brass
Not On View
In C. Conoidal bore. Boxwood, varnished light yellow-brown. Ivory rings. Made in four parts: headjoint, upper and lower bodyjoints, and footjoint. Elliptical embouchure. Six finger holes. Two square keys (Young type A) of brass (c-sharp’ and d-sharp’), mounted on blocks with SATK.
1977, sold by the estate of Edwin M. Ripin (1930-1975), Forest Hills, New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 9, 1977)
Edwin M. Ripin Collection, Friends of the Collection Fund