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Collection Abbreviation B-Brussels
Accession 0188
Maker Abbreviation Schrattenbach
Lowest Note c#
Size bass
Year Made c.1540
Pitch 440
Pieces 1
Length 1250
Keys 1
Material Body ? cornelian cherry (Cornus mas)
Material Mounts 2 brass ferules on fontanelle, 1 on windcap
Material Keys brass
Notes Stamped with a double trefoil & thus probably by a member of the Schrattenbach family. Sounding length is 1138 mm. Key arrangement has been modified with a slab of wood now filling the space under the fontanelle. Cap, fontanelle, key and crook are all replacements. Bocal enters top of windcap.

This instrument was originally part of the collection of the Hansa Huis in Antwerp.

For critical measurements & other details see Adrian Brown's Renaissance Recorders Database.

Brown (2005b: 535); Baines (1966: 80 & fig. 420).

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