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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.

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  • 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