422.112 (Single) reedpipes with double (or quadruple) reeds with conical bore

Pastoral oboe. Rosewood body, varnished. Nickel silver ferrule and reed receiver. Ten nickel silver-plated keys with saltspoon cups and stuffed leather pads in a simplified oboe layout. Brille key. Two joints: body and bell. Inscription on body joint, stamped and highlighted in gold paint: BREVETE/TRIEBERT/A. PARIS; with a castle motif beneath.
overall: 13.7795 x 1.8898 x 1.8898 in.; 350 x 48 x 48 mm;

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