Oboe body. African blackwood (grenadilla). Designed for Boehm system keywork but no keys mounted. Two joints. One tone hole on upper joint filled with wax.
overall: 22.0472 x 1.0236 x 1.0236 in.; 560 x 26 x 26 mm
This oboe body is one of a pair in the collection that once belonged to the great 19th century oboe virtuoso Antoine Joseph Lavigne, who was an advocate of the Boehm system oboe.