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Bell-forward tenor horn. Nominal pitch: F.

Technical description: Brass, 4 valves, with shank; water-key and fitting for music card-holder. It is not known what name would have been used for this instrument by its maker or original users. Valve type: 4 Périnet valves, top sprung with compression spring outside tubular stem; alignment by key on piston, groove in casing bore.

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  • Hornbostel-Sachs category:423.232.2 Valve horns with wider bore
  • Repository:University of Edinburgh
  • Measurements:length 428; bell 178.