OCARINA IN METAL
Ocarina in metal, probably by Charles MATTHIEU, in Paris (France) end of 19th century.
Flute in which air is vibrated in a vessel-shaped body with a duct, ten fingerholes, all of them with the name of the note in relief.
Mark : AA déposé
Length : 152 mm
Maximun diameter : 32 mm
The ocarina said to be invented in 1863 by Giuseepe DONATI in Budria (Bologna - Italia)