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Tenor trombone. Nominal pitch: B♭.

Technical description: Silver-plated brass. With water-key. Inner slide and stockings silver-plated. Long tuning-slide bow. Probably originally supplied with a choice of slides for high and low pitch. Repair History: Inner slide corroded through below mouthpipe; section removed, corroded through again. Various soldered repairs.

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  • Hornbostel-Sachs category:423.22 Labrosones with slides
  • Repository:University of Edinburgh
  • Measurements:1141; bell 155.