Musical instruments, devices and recordings
Boxwood [buxus sempervirens], Horn, Brass
490 mm (Length); 77 mm (Diameter)
Place of origin
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Snowshill Manor and Garden, Gloucestershire (Accredited Museum)
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Clarinet in E-flat, by Bauer, Prag(ue). c.1830. Stamped ‘K BAUER, PRAG’ and an Austrian Eagle. Boxwood with horn mounts and five square brass keys, two operated by long levers. In notebook no.4, page 10 (1340945.4) Charles Wade refers to: 'Music Room 98. Clarinet with horn mounts by Bauer.'
Given to the National Trust with Snowshill Manor in 1951 by Charles Paget Wade.
Marks and inscriptions
K. Bauer, Prag
Makers and roles
Wade, 1944: Charles Paget Wade, Contents of Snowshill Manor. Volume 4 First and Second Floor, 1944, page 10