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Tenor horn. Nominal pitch: E♭

Technical description: Silver-plated brass; tall bell-up wrap. With extension pieces for main tuning-slide, giving additional length of 38mm in each leg. Valve type: 3 side-action rotary valves, cork buffers on rotors. Repair History: Touchpiece of 2nd valve broken and replaced (not plated). Main tuning-slide extension pieces probably not original (not plated).

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  • Hornbostel-Sachs category:423.232.2 Valve horns with wider bore
  • Repository:University of Edinburgh
  • Measurements:649; bell 168.