This dark wood spun fife has seven holes in all. There are brass bands at both ends. It was once the property of T.N. Coit. Written on the remains of a provenance label: "One Fife, which was th[e] property of C.N. COIT while he wa[s] in Libby Prison. 1863, and here changed it with M.M. Seay, Co. "(obliterated).