Firth Pond & Co
Place of business: New York, NY
Dates of business: Circa 1847-1863
This fife is marked: Firth Pond & Co/547 Broadway/N York (Too dark to photograph)
Note: Instrument is a presentation instrument and on the embouchure plate is engraved: “Presented to Wm T Bell by the Citizens of Pittsburgh”.
Length of Instrument: 16 7/8 inches
Wood: Appears to be rosewood
Key of Instrument: Bb
Finger Holes: Same size
The spacing on the holes is as follows:
Swell: At the embouchure hole.
Cat Number 64