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Euphonium antoniophone. Nominal pitch: B♭

Technical description: euphonium bore profile. Silver-plated brass; water-key on m.t.s.; the valve bottom caps have D.J.Blaikley's patent water reservoir; fitting for music card holder and loop for sling. Valve type: 4 Périnet valves, bottom sprung; alignment by key on piston.

  • Date:
    1888 (commenced); 1889 (completed)
  • Maker:
    Boosey & Co
  • Collection:
    University of Edinburgh
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  • Hornbostel-Sachs classification:423.231.2
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  • Hornbostel-Sachs category:423.231.2
  • Repository:University of Edinburgh
  • Measurements:688; bell 267.