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White Tenor Slide Trombone

White Tenor Slide Trombone

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This trombone was made by Henderson N. White in Cleveland, Ohio in 1898. It is a B-flat tenor slide King model trombone, serial #3293. This trombone is a highly engraved silver-plated trombone, probably one of the first ten made by H.N. White. The trombone is engraved:

THE KING
MADE BY
H.N.WHITE
CLEVELAND
OHIO

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
trombone
maker
White, Henderson N.
place made
United States: Ohio, Cleveland
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
silver (overall material)
Measurements
trombone: 25 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in x 7 1/8 in; 64.77 cm x 16.51 cm x 18.0975 cm
slide: 31 11/16 in x 3 7/8 in x 7/8 in; 80.48625 cm x 9.8425 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
1991.0255.02
accession number
1991.0255
catalog number
1991.0255.02
Credit Line
Gift of Cathryn White Sylvester in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Henderson N. White
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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