Classical Basset Horn after Lotz
Boxwood with maple book and imitation ivory ferrules
The knee joint is made from a strong engineering material
Brass mounts and key work
Brass bell (made by Matthew Parker Trumpets)
Original diatonic key configuration
or with extra keys including low Eb
Measurements were taken from instruments by Theodor Lotz (1747/48 - 1792) and Raymund Griesbacher (1751/52 - 1818) with kind permission from German National Museum, Nuremberg, Edinburgh University and the Royal College of Music, London.