French horn. Nominal pitch: F|+|B♭.
Photo by Dominic Ibbotson © The University of Edinburgh
Late 20th Century
Technical description: Brass; detachable bell with threaded joint; chromium-plated tuning-slides. Valve type: 5 rotary valves; cork buffers on casing upper caps. 4th valve linkage with provision for changing mode between "B♭-F" and "F-B♭".
c|645; bell 316.
on loan to the Collection.
French horn .Nominal pitch: F|+|B♭.
Valved horn. Nominal pitch
Marching french horn. Nominal pitch: 9-ft B♭.
Double horn. Nominal pitch: F|+|B♭.
Sold by John Grey
French horn in shape of a saxhorn. Nominal pitch: 13-ft|E♭.
Johannes Gottfried Kersten
Boosey & Co
Vienna horn, nominal pitch: F / B♭