Astor & Harwood
Place of business: London, England.
Dates of business: Circa 1815-1819*
This fife is marked: Astor/Harwood/London
Length of Instrument: 16 1/2 in
Wood: Appears to be maple.
Key of Instrument: Bb
The spacing on the holes is as follows:
Note: Finger holes are of different sizes common to a woodwind maker of this era.
Swell: At the embouchure hole.
Ferrules: Brass/seamed/2 + 2 + 2 scoring.
Instrument has one brass key.
Astor Harwood 4