Bell for oboe by Boosey & Co., London, 1921. Simplified thumb-plate system with simple octave keys. Cocuswood, with nickel-silver keys and ferrules. Stamped on the bell with the device of a trumpet and with ‘TRADE MARK’ ‘BOOSEY’ (on the pendant flag of the trumpet) ‘BOOSEY & CO./LONDON/23556/Guaranteed/British Made’.
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