Sackbut (trombone) by Anton Schnitzer

Sackbut (trombone), original apart from the mouthpiece.

Details

Medium:
Brass
Art Fund grant:
£6,725 ( Total: £26,900)
Acquired in:
1987
Vendor:
Baron Bernhard von Hunerbein

It displays the graceful lines of the earliest trombones and the understated decoration is restricted to the bell garland and the bell and ferrules.

Provenance

Baron Bernhard von Hunerbein.

Venue details

Reid Concert Hall Museum of Instruments Bristo Square, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH8 9AG 0131 650 2806 www.ed.ac.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Wed, 3pm – 5pm
Sat, 10am – 1pm

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