B-Flat Tenor Slide Trombone

B-Flat Tenor Slide Trombone

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Description (Brief)
This trombone was made by an unknown maker in the United States, around 1850-1880. It is made of brass.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
place made
United States
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
bell: 6 in x 7 5/8 in x 26 3/4 in; 15.24 cm x 19.3675 cm x 67.945 cm
slide: 1 7/16 in x 4 9/16 in x 32 9/16 in; 3.65125 cm x 11.58875 cm x 82.70875 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Wesleyan University
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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