Musical instruments, devices and recordings
Boxwood [buxus sempervirens], Ivory, Brass
670 mm (Length); 85 mm (Diameter)
Place of origin
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Snowshill Manor and Garden, Gloucestershire (Accredited Museum)
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Clarinet in B-flat, Cramer, London, c.1810. Marked 'Cramer London'. Boxwood with ivory mounts, and six square brass keys, three on long levers. Five sections plus mouthpiece. In notebook no.4, page 9 (1340945.4) Charles Wade refers to: 'Music Room 95. Clarinet of maple and Ivory, brass keys, by Cramer.'
Given to the National Trust with Snowshill Manor in 1951 by Charles Paget Wade.
Makers and roles
Wade, 1944: Charles Paget Wade, Contents of Snowshill Manor. Volume 4 First and Second Floor, 1944, page 9