Rudall Carte Grenadilla Piccolo (used)

Regular price $ 1,200.00

Rudall Carte piccolo, serial #11039. Grenadilla & sterling silver. Exact year of manufacture is unknown, but likely post-1878. Headjoint is stamped: Rudall Carte & Co. London, with 039 (on Back). Body is stamped: Rudall Carte & Co. London, 10039. The venerable British firm of Rudall, Carte & Co. began as Rudall & Rose (1821–1852), became Rudall Rose Carte & Co. (1852–1871), and operated as Rudall, Carte & Co. past 1950.

Previous owner purchased in 2016 and had it fully overhauled by Jerry Schurr. Detail on restoration can be provided, but instrument was fully disassembled, a 2.5" crack running from the crown ring was repaired, fully corked, repadded, cleaned, adjusted, etc. 

The piccolo remains in very good condition and play-tests well. Non-original hard case included.

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