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Anonymous, ca. 1840 An 8 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb, not stamped. Boxwood is beautiful and very heavy, 8 brass keys, 4 bone rings and one bone bell ring all in very nice condition, no cracks, 59.9 cm.
8 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Goulding, D'Almaine & Co.
 
Bilton, London, ca. 1840 A 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet, stamped 5 times: Bilton, London, 93 Westminister Bridge Road. 6 very nice brass keys, one has the name "John" engraved on it and an other one a heart, the boxwood in nice condition, 5 nice bone rings and one bone bell ring which is loose, bell has a chip, total length 53.6 cm.
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Bilton
 
D'Almaine & Co., London, ca. 1840 A 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Eb, stamped on 4 joints: D'Almaine & Co., Late Goulding & D'Almaine, Soho Square, London. Boxwood in nice condition, one repair on one of the key mounts, 6 brass keys, 4 bone rings, top barrel ring has a small crack, brass bell might not be original and is a bit loose, including mouthpiece, total length 43 cm.
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Eb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by D'Almaine & Co.
 
Goulding & Co. London An unusual and rare 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb. Big bodied and heavy boxwood, stamped on all five joints; Goulding & Co., London. 6 rarely seen brass keys (one later replacement), they look like they are adjustable, not in need of pads, but not pewter plug keys either. Anyway, very unusual, definitely museum's quality. bone rings, one crack in barrel and one hairline crack in the 3rd joint, bone bellring missing, including contemporary mouthpiece in fair condition, stamped: Geo Wood. Will be a wonderful Clarinet after restoration. Total length without mouthpiece 59.5 cm.
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Goulding & Co.
 
Wood & Ivy, London 1836-47 In unusual, nice original condition for a 170 year old clarinet. A good 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb stamped on all four joints: Wood & Ivy. Also stamped on the bell: late Geo Wood, New Compton Strt, 50 Soho, London. 5 bone rings in good condition, boxwood in good condition no cracks at all, 6 good brass keys with good springs, need new pads, original ebony mouthpiece in fair condition. This clarinet was made between 1836 and 1847. Measurements: - total length 59.5 cm - diameter of bell 8.2 cm
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Wood & Ivy
 
Goulding, D'Almaine & Co., London, ca. 1850 An 8 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C, stamped 5 times: Goulding, D'Almaine & Co., Soho Square, London. Boxwood in nice condition with one surface hairline crack (barely visible) in bell, 8 nice brass keys, 5 very good bone rings, last one has a professionally repaired hairline crack, very nice bone bell ring, total length 52.3 cm.
8 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Goulding, D'Almaine & Co.
 
Key, London, ca. 1850 A 10 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb, stamped on 4 joints: Key, London and a unicorn's head. Beautiful flamed boxwood, 10 nice brass keys, all 4 bone rings and bone bell ring are in good condition, no cracks or chips at all, total length 60.3 cm.
10 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Key
 
Anonymous, 1860s A German 14 keyed stained boxwood clarinet in Eb. Beautiful stained boxwood, 14 nickel plated keys, nickel plated rings, in nice condition, total length 46.2 cm.
14 keyed stained boxwood clarinet in Eb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Anonymous
 
Anonymous, 1840s A 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Eb, not stamped. Beautiful boxwood, no cracks, 6 nicely shaped brass keys, 4 bone rings and one bone bell ring in very nice condition, total length 43.4 cm.
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Eb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Anonymous
 
Goulding & Co.: London, 1840s A 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C, stamped 5 times: Goulding & Co., Goulding & D'Almaine, 20 Soho Square, London. Boxwood in good condition, 6 brass keys, 4 bone rings and one bone bell ring all in good condition, minor surface hairline crack in the bottom of the bell, total length 53 cm.
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Goulding & Co.
 
Anonymous, 1820s A fine early 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb in remarkable good original condition. 5 good bone rings, no cracks in the heavy boxwood, 6 nice brass keys with good springs, but sticky, pads need to be replaced. Measurements: - total length 60.5 cm - diameter of bell 8.1 cm
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Anonymous
 
Metzler, London, ca. 1815 A 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C, stamped 6 times: Metzler, 105 Wardour St., London. Very nice boxwood, bell has a chip and the 4th joint has a small crack, 6 nice brass keys, 5 bone rings and one bone bell ring all in nice and good condition, total length 53.2 cm.
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Metzler
 
Darché, Paris, France ca. 1845 A 13 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb, stamped on 4 joints: Darché, Paris. Boxwood looks very nice, 13 very nice solid silver keys, 4 bone rings and one bone bell ring, bell has little chips, barrel bone ring has a small crack, tunable barrel with a metal tube liner, total length 60.1 cm.
13 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Darché
 
B. Scott, Fils, Mayance, Germany ca. 1830 A 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb, stamped on 5 joints: B. Scott, Fils, A Mayance (B. Schott & Söhne, Mainz). Nice boxwood in good condition, 6 nice brass keys in good condition, one key might be a little loose, 5 very nice bone rings and an bone bell ring which has a few surface hairline cracks on the bottom, total length 58.8 cm.
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by B. Scott, Fils
 
Berthold, Speyer, Germany ca. 1860 A 15 keyed bone mounted stained boxwood clarinet in C, stamped: Berthold, Speyer. Very dark and beautiful stained boxwood, 15 nickel plated keys, 4 bone rings and one bone bell ring all in good condition, total length 50.4 cm.
15 keyed bone mounted stained boxwood clarinet in C Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Berthold
 
Lefèvre, Paris, ca. 1840 A 13 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in A, stamped on 4 joints: Lefèvre, A Paris. Nice boxwood, 13 beautiful brass keys, 4 bone rings and one bone bell ring, one bone thumb rest on the back, bell has little chips.
13 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in A Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Lefèvre
 
Steegmans, Malines, ca. 1815 A 6 keyed bone mounted ebony clarinet in Bb, stamped on 4 joints: Steegmans, Malines. Beautiful ebony, one crack in the 4th joint, 6 white (?) metal keys, 5 bone rings, barrel ring has a crack, one bone bell ring with a few tiny surface hairline cracks, total length 59.1 cm.
6 keyed bone mounted ebony clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Steegmans
 
D'Almaine & Co., London, ca.1850 An 8 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb, stamped on 5 joints: D'Almaine & Co., Late Goulding & D'Almaine, Soho Square, London. Boxwood in very nice condition, 8 brass keys, 4 bone rings and one bone bell ring, tunable barrel with brass insert, total length 59.8 cm.
8 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by D'Almaine & Co.
 
Korzenberger, Neukirchen, ca. 1790 A 5 keyed horn mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb, stamped on 2 joints: Korzenberger, Neukirchen. Boxwood looks nice, one small crack in the second joint, 5 nice brass keys, 5 horn mounts in good condition, total length 59.3 cm.
5 keyed horn mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Korzenrerger
 
Michel, Paris, ca. 1820 A 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb, stamped on 5 joints: Michel, a Paris. Nice boxwood in good condition, 5 brass keys plus one later addition, 5 bone rings in nice condition, bone bell ring with a hairline crack, total length 60.6 cm.
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Michel
 
James Power: London, 1807-1836 A good original 8 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet stamped on every joint: Power, London. Also stamped on the first joint and bell: 34 Strand, Bb, which dates the clarinet to 1807-1836. Also stamped 3202 on 3 joints. Heavy big fat boxwood in good condition, huge bone rings in good condition, bellring missing, comes with ebony mouthpiece in fair condition. 8 good brass keys, some don't move, need pads. Measurements: - total length without mouthpiece 60 cm - diameter of bell 6.7 cm
8 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by James Power
 
Garrett: London, ca. 1825 An 8 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C, stamped 4 times: Garrett No 1, Perkins-Rents, West MR, London. Boxwood in very nice condition, no cracks, 8 nice brass keys, 4 bone rings and one bone bell ring, total length 53.2 cm.
8 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Garrett
 
Goulding & Co., London, ca. 1840 A 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C, stamped 5 times: Goulding & Co., Goulding & D'Almaine, 20 Soho Square, London. Boxwood in good condition, 6 brass keys, 4 bone rings and one bone bell ring all in good condition, minor surface hairline crack in the bottom of the bell, total length 53 cm.
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Goulding & Co.
 
Thomas Cahusac Jr.: London, 1810 A rare 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb stamped on all joints: Cahusac, London. Unrestored condition. Pinned and repaired bell, barrel is missing, one key and one half of a key are missing. Interesting owner's initials engraved in one of the keys: RW. Measurements: - total length without barrel 55.7 cm - diameter of bell 8.4 cm
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Thomas Cahusac Jr.
 
Jerome Thibouville: Paris-France, 1860s An interesting 13 keyed non barrel boxwood clarinet in Bb with 13 brass keys, stamped: J. T. L. Jerome Thibouville, Paris. 4 brass rings, no cracks, including non original mouthpiece, total length without mouthpiece 56.9 cm, bell diameter 8.2 cm.
13 keyed brass mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Jerome Thibouville
 
Anonymous around 1840 An all original brass mounted boxwood clarinet in C, 6 brass keys which need some cleaning and new pads, 4 brass rings one missing, three of the rings have small cracks, boxwood has a beautiful dark color to it, still in good condition except for a tiny hairline crack in the third joint (4 cm), original mouthpiece included, total length with mouthpiece 59.3 cm.
6 keyed brass mounted boxwood clarinet in C Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Anonymous
 
Thomas Key: London, 1840s A good 12 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet stamped on 3 joints: 7, a "unicorn", Key, London, in addition on the bell: Charing Cross. There is also a "unicorn" on the ebony mouthpiece. Good boxwood, no cracks, thumb holder has been removed previously, 5 good bone rings, 12 brass keys with good springs, pads need to be replaced. Original ebony mouthpiece included. Measurements: - total length without mouthpiece 60 cm - diameter of bell 7.6 cm
12 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Thomas Key
 
John Preston: London, 1773-1800 A good bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C made before 1800 and stamped on all joints: a "unicorn", Preston, London. Boxwood in nice condition, 6 good bone rings, 6 brass keys with working springs, pads need to be replaced. Measurements: - total length 52.9 cm - diameter of bell 7.4 cm
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by John Preston
 
James Wood & Son: London, 1817-29 Unusual good condition for a 180 year old 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C, stamped on every joint: Ja. Wood and Son, also stamped on the bell: New Compton Street 50, Soho, London. Boxwood in very good condition, no cracks, 6 very nice bone rings in good condition, all 6 brass keys with good springs but some sticky, pads need to be replaced, original chipped ebony mouthpiece. Measurements: - total length without mouthpiece 53.2 cm - diameter of bell 7.5 cm
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by James Wood & Son
 
John Parker: London, 1770-1815 A rare 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb stamped on every joint: Parker, London. Needs restoration. 6 brass keys, 2 missing, 1 partially missing. Very nice baroque style bone rings, one later replacement, one damaged, bellring missing. Crack in bell and 4th joint. Original ebony mouthpiece in fair condition. This is an unusual long and skinny clarinet. Measurements: - total length without mouthpiece 60.6 cm - diameter of bell without ring 6 cm
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by John Parker
 
Anonymous, 1820s A good original 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet from around 1810. Remarkable condition, no cracks, with nice original bone rings. 6 brass keys, 2 with broken spring, need new pads to make it playable. Measurements: - total length 52 cm - diameter of bell 6.9 cm
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C Early Musical Instruments, antique bowwood Clarinet by Anonymous
 
Goulding & Co.: London, 1799-1806 Rare early 5 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C stamped on every joint: Goulding & Co. Also stamped on the bell: Pall Mall, London. That dates the clarinet to 1799-1806, bell is chipped and misses the bone ring, barrel is also missing. Big unrepaired crack in the middlejoint. 5 original brass keys with working spring, no pads. Measurements: - total length without barrel 50.5 cm - diameter of bell 5.8 cm
5 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Goulding & Co.
 
Carl Boose: London, 1851 A very early 13 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb with good bone bands, as shown by Carl Boose at the 1851 Gt. Exhibition. Stamped on all four joints: C. Boose, also stamped on the bell: 24 Holles Street, London. Also stamped on the barrel: 1257, and at top of the first joint: 1253. Boxwood in good condition except for 2 repaired cracks (2 cm) in top end of the 2nd joint. Very nice bone bands in good condition except the top barrel band which has been repaired years ago. Good brass keys, some are sticky and maybe have broken springs, needs new pads. Measurements: - total length 60.1 cm - diameter of bell 7.9 cm
13 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Carl Boose
 
Joseph Wallis: London, 1848-1853 An original 10 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb stamped on all joints: a "Crown" and Wallis, Providence St., Walworth, London, "B". This dates the clarinet to 1848-1853. The boxwood is in good condition, no cracks, but chipped bell, good bone rings, bellring missing, useless original ebony mouthpiece with defective bone band, 10 good brass keys, 2 with bad springs, pads are in fair condition. Measurements: - total length 59 cm - diameter of bell 6 cm
10 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Wallis
 
Richard John Bilton: London, 1840s 8 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb, stamped on 3 joints and the mouthpiece: a "Unicorn", Bilton, London, also stamped: 9 Westminster Bridge Road, late APPce & For?? To Cramer, London. Boxwood in good condition, except for barrel joint, good bone rings, except for broken bell ring. Barrel is not stamped, but looks the same as the rest, ebony mouthpiece is also stamped. 8 brass keys, 2 missing, one covered hole with later key, but key is missing. Measurements: - total length 59.5 cm - diameter of bell 7.6 cm
8 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Richard John Bilton
 
Astor & Horwood: London, 1815-1822 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C with some damage, stamped on all 5 joints: Astor Horwood and a Unicorn, also stamped on the bell: Astor & Horwood, 79 Cornhill, London and a Unicorn, which would date the instrument 1815 to 1822. Boxwood in good condition, except for the damaged bell, good bone rings, but bellring is missing. 6 good brass keys with working springs. Measurements: - total length 53.4 cm - diameter of bell 6.8 cm
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C Early Musical Instruments, antique boxwood Clarinet by Astor & Horwood
 
G. French: London 1840-1860 A nice 8 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C bearing the original maker's stamp on every joint: G. French, 19 Laystall Street, Gray's Inn Lane, London, C. This dates the clarinet 1840 to 1860. Very good condition, no cracks, good bone, barrel is missing. 8 brass keys with good springs and old pads. Measurements: - total length without barrel 48.5 cm - diameter of bell 6.5 cm
8 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by G. French
 
Goulding & Co.: London 1799-1804 Very early 5 keyed boxwood clarinet with bone bands in Bb, stamped on every joint: Goulding & Co. London (1799-1804). Barrel joint missing, open crack in the first joint (8cm), crack in the second joint 1 cm, good big bone bands and bell ring, unusual brass keys, the first one is not original, but stamped with initials, sold as is for restoration. Measurements: - total length without barrel 56.5 cm - diameter of bell 8.4 cm
5 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Goulding & Co.
 
Stamped: not readable 1870s An unrestored boxwood clarinet in Bb with good bone bands, the stamp is not readable, 13 brass keys, one is missing. Barrel has hairline crack and one of the bone ring is also missing. Sold as is for restoration. Measurements: - total length 59 cm - diameter of bell 8,8 cm
13 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique boxwood Clarinet, stamp unreadable
 
Metzler, London 1812-16 It is unusual for a 190 year old clarinet to be in such remarkable original condition. An all original 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet stamped 4 times: Metzler London, also stamped: 105 Wardour St, Townsend Manohr. 6 good bone rings, boxwood has no cracks, 6 original brass keys, need new springs and pads. If this clarinet is cleaned up it could pass as showroom condition. No mouthpiece included. Measurements: - total length 53 cm - diameter of bell 7.8 cm
6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in C Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Metzler
 
Gautrot Ainé, Paris, France, 1860s A good 13 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet bearing the original stamp: G A Gautrot ainé Breveté A PARIS and Bb. Barely visible hairline crack in barrel, 4 bone rings (one repaired), nice bell bone ring chipped, 13 nickel plated keys. Measurements: - total length 57.3 cm - diameter of bell 7.7 cm
13 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Gautrot Ainé
 
G. Miller, London, ca. 1790 A 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb, stamped on 5 joints: G. Miller, No. 26 Wych St., London and a unicorn's head. Boxwood looks very nice, 6 nice brass keys, 5 bone rings in good condition except one has a professional repair, bone bell ring, bell has a professionally repaired hairline crack (barely noticable), comes with a wooden carrying box from the same time period, total length 61.2 cm.
6 keyed boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by G. Miller
 
Cahusac, London, ca. 1810 A 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb, stamped on 4 joints: Cahusac. Boxwood in nice and good condition, no cracks, 6 brass keys, 4 bone rings, one bone bell ring which is loose, non original barrel but from the same time period and made by Key London, included is a wooden carrying box from the same time period, total length 59.8 cm.
6 keyed boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Cahusac
 
Dubois-Couturier, Lyon, ca. 1836 A 5 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb, stamped on 5 joints: Dubois-Couturier à Lyon. Boxwood in good condition, no cracks, 5 brass keys with one later addition, 5 bone rings and one bone bell ring in good condition, bell has professionally repaired chips, total length 59 cm.
5 keyed boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Dubois-Couturier
 
Kretzschman, ca. 1830 A 6 keyed horn mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb, stamped on 3 joints: Kretzschman and a crown. Boxwood looks very nice, a few professionally repaired and unrepaird cracks, 6 brass keys, 5 horn rings in good condition, total length 59.4 cm.
6 keyed boxwood clarinet in Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Kretzschman
 
Key, London, ca. 1850 A 10 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Bb, stamped on 4 joints: Key, London and a unicorn's head. Beautiful flamed boxwood, 10 beautiful brass keys, all 4 bone rings and bone bell ring are in nice condition, no cracks or chips at all, total length 60.3 cm.
10 keyed boxwood clarinet, Bb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by Key
 
Anonymous, ca. 1840 A 6 keyed bone mounted boxwood clarinet in Eb, not stamped. Beautiful boxwood, no cracks, 6 nicely shaped brass keys, 4 bone rings and one bone bell ring in very nice condition, total length 43.4 cm.
6 keyed boxwood clarinet in Eb Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet
 
A. McQueen, Colchester, England, 1860s A good and firm original 8 keyed Boxwood clarinet stamped on all joints: A. McQueen and B. This clarinet needs new pads, a complete restoration had been done years ago, all 8 brass keys work, repaired crack in the barrel, later bone ring on the bell and professional chip repair. Ebony mouthpiece with a tiny chip included. Measurements: - total length without mouthpiece 59.6 cm - diameter of bell 7.5 cm
8 keyed bone mounted boxwood Bb clarinet Early Musical Instruments, antique Clarinet by A. McQueen





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