Musical instruments, devices and recordings
Boxwood [buxus sempervirens]
32 mm (Width) x 33 mm (Depth); 350 mm (Length)
Place of origin
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Snowshill Manor and Garden, Gloucestershire (Accredited Museum)
Pitchpipe (the second shortest of four), anonymous,19th century. Rectangular section boxwood, with tapering cylindrical mouthpiece. Tapering end with square finial on plunger. Calibrated plunger.
Given to the National Trust with Snowshill Manor in 1951 by Charles Paget Wade.