Lyon & Healy Tenor Slide Trombone

Lyon & Healy Tenor Slide Trombone

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This trombone was made by Lyon & Healy in Chicago, Illinois, around 1890-1920. It is a B-flat tenor slide trombone. This trombone is made of silver-plated brass. Accessioned with period case. This trombone is inscribed:

Lyon & Healy
Am'n Maker
Chicago
U.S.A.

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
trombone
date made
1890-1920
maker
Lyon & Healy
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
silver (overall material)
Measurements
trombone bell: 28 1/16 in x 9 in x 7 in; 71.27875 cm x 22.86 cm x 17.78 cm
slide: 33 3/8 in x 4 in x 2 3/8 in; 84.7725 cm x 10.16 cm x 6.0325 cm
ID Number
MI.70.09
catalog number
70.09
accession number
287589
Credit Line
Gift of Robert Erickson
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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