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Tenor Valve Trombone in B-flat

Maker:
Pietro Borsari (active late 19th century)
Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Bologna, Italy
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Brass, nickel-silver
Dimensions:
Length: 95cm (37 3/8in.) Diameter of bell: 17cm (6 11/16in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Lip Vibrated-trumpet / trombone
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2144
Not on view
Marking: 1. On medallion on bell: PREM FABB STRUMENTI MUSICALI/BOLOGNA/PIETRO/[lyre]/BORSARI

2. On valves, below spring cases: 86/2 [printed sideways]
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 187.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments of All Nations: I. Europe, Galleries 25 and 26, Central Cases of Galleries 27 and 28. Catalogue., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, vol. 13, pg. 187.



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