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Tuba. Nominal pitch: B♭.

Technical description: Silver-plated brass. 3-valve enharmonic system: mouthpipe leads to 3rd valve, 1st and 2nd valves double with respect to 3rd valve; 2 water-keys, one on main tuning-slide. Fitting for music card-holder. Valve type: 3 Périnet-type valves.

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  • Hornbostel-Sachs category:423.231.2 Valve bugles with wide bore
  • Repository:University of Edinburgh
  • Measurements:1033; bell 413.