In A. The lowest tone is a (a'-420 cycles per second). Made of maple, stained reddish-brown; tipped with brass. Cup-shaped mouthpiece of horn. Six finger-holes in the front; a thumb-hole in the rear.
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
Reproduced with permission.