Technical description: Brass. In three sections with two ligature tuning joints. The bore profile is that of a B♭ cornet rather than a B♭ trumpet.Three valves in first section.The middle section is a corps de rechange, with alternatives for B♭ and A. Valve type: 3 Périnet valves; bottom sprung.
Signature marks: Inscribed on bell "HAWKES & SON / Denman Street / Piccadilly Circus / LONDON / 49724". Inscribed on middle section "B♭". Inscribed on valves "7", "8 / Hawkes & Son / London", "9".
Repair History: Two middle sections for A made 1993-94 by S. Benzie, one straight, the other looped.
A. Myers, 1.11.08; L. Haigh, 16.9.85; R. Parks, 1.3.92, 28.11.98; VJB, 3.9.08.
with B_ corps de rechange with both slides in and without mouthpiece, 1265; with mouthpiece (878), 1315; bell 116.