Bombardon. Nominal pitch: E♭.

Alternative Title

Saxhorn contrebasse.

Instrument

Contrabass saxhorn

Instrument Family

Wind

Maker

Adolphe Sax

Place Made

Paris; Europe; France; Western Europe

Date Made

1845

Description

Technical description: Brass; fitting for music card holder. Valve type: 3 Berlin-type valves.

Other Information

Specific usage history: Acquired by previous owner in central France.

Notes

e.mitroulia, (bore) 2010; a.myers, 2010.

Measurements

870; bell 257.

Provenance

on loan to the Collection.

Collection

MIMEd

Accession Number

5969