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The John Parr collection
bassoon
Date Made/Found: after 1830
Donor: John Parr , 1869 - 1963
Previous owner: Previously owned by John Parr , 1869 - 1963
Material and Medium: wood, metal, string
Dimensions: Overall: 62 x 1306mm
Department: Social History
Accession Number: J1955.7p
This 16 key bassoon was made by Stengel, and is part of John Parr's musical instrument collection. The detail photograph shows the top section, and you can just see the name of it's owner engraved on the metal ring at the top.
Display Location: In Store
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