422.112-7 (Single) reedpipes with double (or quadruple) reeds with conical bore with fingerhole stopping

Oboe. Black plastic body with nickel keywork and ferrules. Fish skin pads.
Three joints. Cork lapped tenons. Lower joint stamped: MADE IN ENGLAND; Bell stamped: BOOSEY/&/HAWKES/LONDON/REGENT; both inscriptions are highlighted in gold paint. The serial number 454763 is stamped on all three joints.

Transcription of workshop order book production information: J/C no.: 3379815; Date issued: 11th Mar. 1976 (570); No. of instrument: 454763; Stamping: Regent; Customer: wholesale; Date complete: 2nd Apr. 1976; D.O.S no.: 227

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