Oboe, light brown wood with a pronounced grain, without mounts. Simple body, without baluster. Two brass keys, flat, round, mounted in turned blocks, the C key a swallow-tail. Twin holes for third finger only. Copper mount at middle joint appears to be a later addition for repairing a crack. Evidence of binding at bell tenon, now removed. Sounding length (overall length) is 58.9 cm. Stamped: Cahusac London.

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