Tabard Tenor Slide Trombone

Tabard Tenor Slide Trombone

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Description (Brief)

This trombone was made by F. Tabard in Lyon, France, around 1820-1848. It is a B-flat slide trombone, made of brass with a painted red with gold garland inside bell. The bell points to the rear. This trombone is inscribed on the bell:

TABARD
A LYON

(and on a ferrule):

DEPOT DE TOTI.

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
trombone
date made
1820-1848
place made
France: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Arrondissement de Lyon
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
bell: 6 3/4 in x 6 3/4 in x 20 3/4 in; 17.145 cm x 17.145 cm x 52.705 cm
slide: 3/4 in x 4 11/16 in x 33 in; 1.905 cm x 11.90625 cm x 83.82 cm
ID Number
MI.095250
accession number
26256
catalog number
095250
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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