Crooked in A. Cylindro-conoidal bore. Brass, with German silver trimmings. Invention is marked 'F' (evidently belonged to another instrument with longer tubing). Bell rim, reinforced with a band of German silver engraved with flowers.
Engraved on garland: C. Lobeit; marked on crook: F
Francis W. Galpin (1858-1945), Hatfield Regis, England; 1916, sold by Francis W. Galpin to William Lindsey (1858-1922), Boston, Massachusetts; 1916, gift of William Lindsey, in memory of his daughter, Leslie Lindsey Mason, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 5, 1916)
Leslie Lindsey Mason Collection