Technical description: Rosewood with german silver ferrules and keywork. Five pieces: mouthpiece, barrel, upper section, lower section, bell. Straight speaker, no tube in thumb-hole. End pivoted F₃/C₅.
L0: T; speaker.
L1: T; throat A♮; throat A♭.
L3: T; E♭₄/B♭₅.
L4: C♯₄/G♯₅; E₃/B♮₄; F♯₃/C♯₅.
R1: T; side F₄/C₆; side trill key for throat A-B♮ and B♭-C.
R3: T; B♭₃/F♮₅; side B♮₃/F♯₅.
R4: F₃/C₅; G♯₃/E♭₅.
Keyhead type: salt spoon.
Keymount type: screwed in pillars.
Both sections cracked.
Previous ownership: bought in U.S.A.
h. fricke, oct-dec 2006.
bought in U.S.A.; Bequest of Sir Nicholas Shackleton, 2006.