Technical description: Brass. `Patent Conical Bore' long (Military) model large bore; fixed mouthpipe obviating shanks, slide pull for change from B♭ to A between 1st and 3rd valves with restraining rod, bore increased incrementally in the ten arms of the valve, main and A slides. Water-keys on main tuning-slide and A change slide. Valve type: 3 Périnet-type valves, top-sprung with spring outside stem, alignment by key on piston.
arnold myers; l.d.|haigh 25.5.85; n.|parks aug 1990; r.|parks 17.11.90, 8.5.99.
319; bell 120.
Bought by Messrs J. & R.|Glen 18th December 1974 from an old bandsman. According to the firm's archives [stock books], "Cornet, B-flat long model large bore P.C.B."; entered in stock 20|Apr|1905; sent 1|Jul|1905 to their Dublin branch.; on loan to the Collection.