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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!’

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Re: New acquisition...

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

:shock: 8)
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Re: New acquisition...

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

Does it produce any useful sounds?
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Re: New acquisition...

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

Not when it is unsealed....after everything is sealed, it will....
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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!
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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
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Re: New acquisition...

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

Very cool! Please update us after it's fixed up?
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