Tenor trombone. Nominal pitch: B♭.
MakerJohann Christoph Penzel
Place MadeCentral Europe; Europe; Germany
Date Made1842-1879; Mid 19th Century
DescriptionTechnical description: brass with no bell gusset and with wide garland; stocking on ascending inner slide only; no tuning-slide or water-key; no fitting for music card holder. Repair History: Following damage to the descending slide, either - the descending inner slide was replaced by stockingless tubing, the original descending inner was moved to be the ascending slide, or - the original ascending inner slide was moved to be the descending slide the ascending inner slide was replaced by a slide with a stocking, and the outer slide was reversed and its mobile stay soldered. The ascending outer slide (formerly descending) has been patched.
Notesam 22.1.19 (description); 23.1.19 (measurements).
Measurements1144; bell 226.
ProvenanceRoy Ringwood, Romford, Essex (died c 2005).; on loan to the Collection.