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Euphonium in silver plated brass with compensating valves, signed

Euphonium in silver plated brass with compensating valves, signed "Imperial Model / SOLBRON / (REGISTERED) / CLASS A / TRADE MARK / BOOSEY (in trumpet with banner) / COMPENSATING PISTONS / BOOSEY & CO LTD / MAKERS LONDON / 131104 / British Throughout" Floral embellishment around inscription, made c.1928. Height 64.5cm. Bell diameter 25.4cm. The fourth valve has a lever to hold it down. In original hard leather case.
"Solbron" refers to a special material for the pistons, "Class A" is the best quality. In good playing condition, plating worn in parts, few minor dents on bottom bow.

Price £1200.00
Instrument #126
References
Illustration and details of similar euphonium, plus information on Solbron and compensating valves from "Illustrated Catalogue of Military & Orchestral Band Instruments Manufactured Throughout by Boosey & Co London" dated 1923.

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