|Renard Oboe Model 333 Protégé|
High quality plastic resin body. Bore hand reamed and finished by Fox craftsmen. Silver plated posts, bands, and bell ring. Stainless steel arbors and wire springs. Nickel silver keys with nickel silver hinge tubing and heavy silver plating. Handmade modified conservatory mechanism, including left hand F key, F(sharp) key tab, and a solid (non-articulated) C(sharp) key, with the exception of the alternate C key, A(flat)-B(flat) adjustment mechanism, 3rd octave key, low B(flat) vent, and split ring E(flat)-E trill. Cork pads on low C and above. Teflon tipped stainless steel adjusting screws.
Accessories include a compact-style case, reed and reed case, silk swab, and cork grease.