Milhouse 2-keyed Oboe

Milhouse 2-keyed Oboe

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This oboe was made by William Milhouse in London, England, around 1803-1808. It is a 2-keyed oboe made of boxwood with silver keys. The oboe is stamped:

W. MILHOUSE
LONDON
337 OXFORD ST.

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
oboe
date made
1803-1808
maker
Milhouse, William
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
boxwood (overall material)
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 22 1/2 in x 2 3/8 in; 57.15 cm x 6.0325 cm
ID Number
MI.74.08
accession number
312075
catalog number
74.08
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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