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Sudrophone baryton. Nominal pitch: C / B♭.

Technical description: Brass, 3-valve, in overall shape resembling an ophicleide. With device unique to sudrophones on bell enabling a membrane to be introduced to add a buzzing effect. Bottom bow removable, secured by ligature. Main tuning-slide extension piece for B♭, overall length 218.Fitting for music card-holder. Valve type: 3 Périnet valves, bottom sprung; alignment by key on piston.

  • Date:
    Post 1900, probably not long after 1900
  • Maker:
    Sudre, Fran├žois [Person]
  • Collection:
    University of Edinburgh
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  • Hornbostel-Sachs classification:423.232.2
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  • Hornbostel-Sachs category:423.232.2
  • Repository:University of Edinburgh
  • Measurements:900; bell 164.