Trumpet in F, brass body and garnishes, detachable valve section with two Stölzel valves, ivory valve touches. First valve lowers pitch by a semi tone, second valve lowers pitch by a tone. Crooks for E, E-flat, D and C. Ornate mouthpiece with silver rim is contemporary. Semi circular engraving on bell flare: IMPROV'D VALVE TRUMPET. Small metal plaque engraved S.J.B. affixed to bell. Brass bell garland, engraved with a laurel wreath and text: Made by/ SANDBACH & WYATT/40 Percy Street/Rathbone place/LONDON
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