Free Reed PipeMarloye et Cie, Paris, France
Stamped "MARLOYE ETC[superscript]IE / A PARIS" on back by mouthpiece. Stamped "UT[subscript]2" by end opposite mouthpiece. Mouthpiece but no slit above it. Window (glass) on 3 sides. Has a closed top which lifts out, a metal mechanism is attached and visible through window when top is in place. Metal reed tongue rests on brass plate. A wire piece adjusts reed position. Organ pipe has opening, covered with leather on side below reed mechanism.
Overall: 13 in. (33 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College
Scientific Instrument: Acoustics
Scientific Instrument - Acoustics
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