Tenor trombone

late 19th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Length 94.5 cm (37 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2008

Medium or Technique

Brass

Not On View

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Aerophones

Tenor in C. Brass. Cylindro-conoidal bore. Made in four parts: inner slide branch, slide, bell branch, and a tuning slide in the bell branch. The mouthpiece has a semi-ellipsoidal cup.

Provenance

Francis W. Galpin (1858-1945), Hatfield Regis, England; 1916, sold by Francis W. Galpin to William Lindsey (1858-1922), Boston, Massachusetts; 1916, gift of William Lindsey, in memory of his daughter, Leslie Lindsey Mason, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 5, 1916)

Credit Line

Leslie Lindsey Mason Collection