Coach Horn (Folded Coach Horn)
Catalogue number: 6.12
Original name: Coach Horn (Folded coach horn).
Nominal pitch: B flat.
Place of origin: England, c.1930.
Overall size: 544mm, bell diameter: 99mm.
Sounding length: 1348mm.
Diameter of mouthpiece receiver: 9mm.
Technical description: Brass with silver-plated tuning slide sleeves. Two ‘folds’ each with a tuning slide.
Faults: Bell rim badly dented.
Usable pitch: a’ = 430 Hz.
Illustration references: See below.
Recording references: Bugles Trumpets and Cornopeans Recordings