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tuba in Bb

Stearns #1934

North America

Cleveland, Ohio, USA

This Tuba in B Flat is made of nickel-plated brass (brushed) with mother-of-pearl button discs. It has PĂ©rinet valves with bottom springs. It has an alternate U-slide (with water key) for high pitch. Its serial number is 23622. The cartouche is marked, "KING / MADE BY / N. H. WHITE / CLEVELAND / OHIO".

Research: Prof. James M. Borders





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