Alto Slide Trombone,

British

Not on view

Public Domain

Object Details

Date: mid-19th century (?)

Geography: United Kingdom

Culture: British

Medium: Brass

Dimensions: Length 30-1/4 in. (56.7 cm), Diameter of bell 5-13/16 in. (+/-14.7 cm), Diameter of bore 0.469 in. (11.91 mm), Extension 1st to 5th position 12-9/16 in. (31.9 cm)

Classification: Aerophone-Lip Vibrated-trumpet / trombone

Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889

Accession Number: 89.4.2074

Marking: (on mouthpiece) Distin. London.
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; Mr. Pillsbury
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 185, ill.

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. 185, 185+, ill.