A Cornett, possibly English 17th century (1)
Lot 9
A Cornett, possibly English 17th century (1)
Sold for £875 (US$ 1,469) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Cornett, possibly English 17th century
overall length 580mm (22 13/16in) the curved conical bore body of a stained fruitwood/boxwood, of octagonal section, with seven placed fingerholes, and worked decorative indentations, some worm. (1)

Footnotes

  • See a similar example illustrated: Woodwind Instruments and their History, A. Bains, Faber, London, 1977, p.212 .
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