Ivory recorder by Unknown Artist

Ivory recorder with 'rabbit's foot' mark possibly related to the Bassano family of instrument makers in the Renaissance.

Details

Medium:
Ivory, gold-mounted
Dimensions:
70 cm
Art Fund grant:
£20,000 ( Total: £120,000)
Acquired in:
2000
Vendor:
Tony Bingham

Provenance

Previously in the Schloss at Baden-Baden and was recorder in the inventory of the Margravate of Baden-Baden in 1772.

Venue details

Reid Concert Hall Museum of Instruments Bristo Square, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH8 9AG 0131 650 2806 www.ed.ac.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Wed, 3pm – 5pm
Sat, 10am – 1pm

Closed 25 Dec – 2 Jan

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