New acquisition... Bookmark and Share

The bulk of the musical talk

New acquisition...

Postby bisontuba » Mon Dec 03, 2018 3:37 pm

HI-
Just picked this up....complete all brass, no garland, 34” high, 8.5” bell English Bass Horn with neck and mthpce, 6 hole, 4 key. Very dirty....I think unmarked, but will know after restoration. c. Very early 19th C in the Germanic style. Bought as ‘wall art!’

Image

Image


Mark
User avatar
bisontuba
6 valves
6 valves
 
Posts: 3956
Joined: Sat Mar 20, 2004 9:55 am
Location: Bottom of Lake Erie

Re: New acquisition...

Postby bloke » Mon Dec 03, 2018 4:41 pm

:shock: 8)
User avatar
bloke
musician/technician/innovator
musician/technician/innovator
 
Posts: 44304
Joined: Sat May 08, 2004 6:04 pm
Location: western Tennessee

Re: New acquisition...

Postby umlaut_kraut » Mon Dec 03, 2018 5:05 pm

Does it produce any useful sounds?
umlaut_kraut
bugler
bugler
 
Posts: 23
Joined: Tue Nov 06, 2018 3:57 pm
Location: Württemberg, Germany

Re: New acquisition...

Postby bisontuba » Mon Dec 03, 2018 5:23 pm

Not when it is unsealed....after everything is sealed, it will....
User avatar
bisontuba
6 valves
6 valves
 
Posts: 3956
Joined: Sat Mar 20, 2004 9:55 am
Location: Bottom of Lake Erie

Re: New acquisition...

Postby humBell » Mon Dec 03, 2018 5:59 pm

Thanks for sharing!

Have certainly appreciated your previous restoration threads.
Thanks for playing!
humBell
4 valves
4 valves
 
Posts: 588
Joined: Mon Jul 20, 2015 1:48 pm
Location: North Eastern U.S.

Re: New acquisition...

Postby roughrider » Mon Dec 03, 2018 6:12 pm

You always end up with such really cool stuff! 8) 8)
1930 King "Symphony" Recording Bass BBb
1916 Holton "Mammoth" Upright Bass BBb
1994 King 2341 Upright Bass BBb
Wedge H2 Solo mouthpieces
Stofer-Geib mouthpieces
roughrider
3 valves
3 valves
 
Posts: 471
Joined: Thu Apr 20, 2006 4:33 pm

Re: New acquisition...

Postby UncleBeer » Mon Dec 03, 2018 6:45 pm

Very cool! Please update us after it's fixed up?
User avatar
UncleBeer
pro musician
pro musician
 
Posts: 1514
Joined: Fri Mar 19, 2004 2:07 am


Return to TubeNet

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google Adsense [Bot], zeb and 30 guests