Bass Tuba

Bass Tuba

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Description (Brief)
This tuba was made by an unknown maker in Europe, around 1835-1865. It in a bass tuba in F, made of brass, in ophicleide form with 3 mechanical rotary valves.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
tuba
date made
1835-1865
place made
Europe
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 47 1/8 in x 14 3/4 in x 11 1/8 in; 119.6975 cm x 37.465 cm x 28.2575 cm
ID Number
MI.095276
accession number
26256
catalog number
095276
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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