F piccolo. Nominal pitch: E♭.
Photo by Raymond Parks © The University of Edinburgh
Late 19th Century
Technical description: Cocus; 3 sections; german silver keys; 5 german silver ferrules; tuning-slide; oval embouchure-hole. Keymount type: rod/pillar, on plates screwed to body. Keyhead type: cylinder cup. Repair History: F hole plugged with cork.
E. Smith, 1986.
Purchased with assistance from the Government's Local Museums Purchase Fund and the University's General Council Trust, 1983.