Soprano flugelhorn in E flat (high pitch). Brass tubing. Three Berlin piston valves, the second of which is slightly offset. One shank. Missing mouthpiece and third valve finger button. Engraving on bell reads: J. Blights Improved/24 Hastings Street/New Road London; A paper label attached to the bell is annotated in D.J. Blaikley's hand: 203 FLUGEL/Eb SOP/WITH 3 SAX V./S.BLIGHTS/IMPROVED/HP

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