Lot 1 (The Bagpipes Auction, 15th August 2019)
Sold for £220
No noticeable major damage. A few sections of ivory have cracks, otherwise in lightly worn condition overall.
CHAMBER BAGPIPES POSSIBLY BY GLEN'S EDINBURGH,
African blackwood with ivory mounts, nickel ferrules, original chanter, possibly 1940s, in carry case
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