Collection Abbreviation B-Brussels
Accession M 2646
Maker Abbreviation Rafi
Lowest Note a
Size basset
Year Made 16C
Pitch 440
Pieces 2
Keys 1
Material Body ? apple
Material Mounts 2 brass ferules on fontanelle
Material Keys brass
Notes Stamped with a shield depicting an unknown animal, possibly the Brabant Lion. Sounding length 701 mm. This instrument has the same maker's mark as B-Brussels: M2647 and B-Bruges: M37, thus if the Bruges instrument is considered to be by a member of the Rafi family, then this instrument should be, too. Direct-blown.

For critical measurements & other details see Adrian Brown's Renaissance Recorders Database; Brown (2005a: 97).

Brown (2005b: 536).

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