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Valved bugle. Nominal pitch: 4-ft C.

Technical description: 2 coils, one of which is a circular loop at the distal bow; brass. Ligature tuning at mouthpipe. Two rings for cord; ring for chain to mouthpiece. Valve type: 3 Périnet valves. Valves bottom sprung, orientation by key on piston.

  • Date:
    Mid 19th Century
  • Maker:
    Pelitti [Corporation]
  • Collection:
    University of Edinburgh
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  • Hornbostel-Sachs classification:423.231.11
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  • Hornbostel-Sachs category:423.231.11
  • Repository:University of Edinburgh
  • Measurements:315; bell 130.