The photos below are of authentic Mechler reeds Circa 1930. They were provided by Norman Herzberg and photographed by Yoshi Ishikawa. Click the images to see larger versions.
Copyright © Yoshiyuki Ishikawa and the International Double Reed Society 1995-2012
Yoshiyuki Ishikawa, Editor IDRS OnLine Publications
Saxton Rose, Associate Editor
Published by the International Double Reed Society and Yoshiyuki Ishikawa in cooperation with the University of Colorado, College of Music.