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Pre-Owned Rudall Carte Piccolo


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  • Purchase price: £850.00
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Our Description

This piccolo plays at A440, and requires a service. The serial number on the body of this piccolo dates it to 1895-96.

General Condition

The silver-plated headjoint is not original and has been matched with the piccolo at a later date. The body tenon has been shortened at some point, presumably to match with the headjoint. The wood is sound with no evidence of cracks or splits; the silver-plated headjoint is showing signs of wear and has got patches on either side of the lip-plate where the plating has worn, there is also pitting to the plating around the ferrule of the headjoint. the silver keywork has cracked and been repaired in two places; on the arm of the A key and the arm of the Bb lever. There are areas of wear to the keywork, with patches of pitting and tarnish.

This item is sold “as seen”. It has not been checked in our workshop prior to sale, and this is reflected in the selling price.


Item Details

Item number: C3886 (Please quote this Item Number if you contact us about this item)
Serial number: 235***
Manufacturer: Rudall Carte
Category: Pre-Owned Piccolos

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