Place of business: London, England.
Dates of business: 1848-1928*
This fife is marked: (Music Lyre) Wallis, 6 Union St. Boro/London, B, which puts this in the 1858-1865 period.
Length of Instrument-16 1/8 inches.
Key of Instrument- Bb
Finger Holes-not all the same size.
The spacing on the holes is as follows:
Swell-the swell on this instrument comes at the embouchure hole.
Key-This instrument has a flat, brass key that uses a flat spring.
Cat number 25