Slide trumpet in F
Single-coiled, English slide trumpet made of brass with silver trimmings (garland, mouthpiece receiver, and ferrules), with an elastic return mechanism. It has an additional single-coiled crook, an angled bit, and a brass mouthpiece. Nominal pitch: F.
- Specific materials/techniques:
- Decorative elements:Embossed garland and ferrules decorated with foliage and floral motifs (roses, thistles and shamrocks). Brass ball with knurled six-point stars.
- Inscriptions:Engraved on bell: C. Pace / MAKER / London
- Hornbostel-Sachs category:423.22 Labrosones with slides
- Repository:Cyfarthfa Castle Museum
- Measurements:Length: 570mm; Bell diameter: 110mm; Bore at mouthpiece receiver: 11.1mm; Tuning bit length: 97mm; Mouthpiece length: 95mm; Crook sounding length: 350mm