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Here are photos of instruments in my collection or ones that I have had in the past arranged by maker.

K. Allmen Co. Bb Trumpet / Brooklyn, NY / #1379 / c.1960

K Allmen Trumpet Brooklyn NY

Bach Bb Stradivarius Trumpet / ML bore / #37 Bell / Elkhart, IN / #40975 / c.1967

Bach Stradivarius Trumpet 1967

Besson & Co Bb/A New Creation model Trumpet / London / #105184 / c.1920

Besson London Trumpet New Creation

Boston Musical Instrument Co. Bb Boss-Tone Trumpet / #22412 / c.1920

Boston Boss-Tone Trumpet Engraved

Boston Musical Instrument Co. Bb Three Star Trumpet Model 11 / #23402 / c.1922

Boston Three Star Trumpet Model 11

Boston Musical Instrument Mfy Bb Cornet / #10773 / c.1890

Boston Cornet

Buescher 400 Cornet / Elkhart / #289650 / c.1936

Buescher 400 Cornet

Buescher 400 Trumpet / Model 225 / #307308 / c.1942 / unrestored & playing great

Buescher 400 Trumpet model 225 from 1942

Frederick Busch Cornet / New York / #1630 / c.1910

Frederick Busch Cornet New York

Ferdinand Coeuille Eb Telescope Cornet / Philadelphia / #475 / c.1890

Coeuille Cornet Philadelphia

Ferdinand Coeuille Bb Telescope Cornet / Camden, NJ / #1102 / c.1905

Coeuille Telescope Cornet Camden NJ

C. G. Conn Wonder Cornet / Elkhart, Indiana / #32900 / c.1891

Conn Wonder Cornet 1891

Antoine Courtois Bb Trumpet / Paris / #885 / c.1923

Courtois Trumpet 1923

E. A. Couturier Bb/A Trumpet / LaPorte, IN / #3648 / c.1919

Couturier Conical Bore Trumpet LaPorte

Henry Distin Eb Cornet / Williamsport, PA / #6997 / c.1891

Distin Eb Cornet Williamsport

Henry Distin Bb Cornet / Williamsport, PA / #15955 / c.1899

Distin Cornet

M. Dupont C Cornet / Paris / c.1900 / sold by Sears

M Dupont Paris Cornet

Carl Fischer Bb Cornet / New York / c.1895 / B&F model 2 made in Austria

Carl Fischer Cornet Engraved

Isaac Fiske Bb Cornet / Worcester, MA / c.1872

Isaac Fiske Bb Cornet

William Frank Co. Bb Classic model Trumpet / Barrington Illinois / #15160 / c.1954

William Frank Classic Trumpet Barrington

John Heald Bb Cornet / Springfield, MA / c.1895

John Heald Cornet Springfield

John Heald Co. Bb Premier model Trumpet / Springfield, MA / #37987 / c.1915

John Heald Trumpet

F. Jaubert Bb Cornet / Paris / c.1895 / sold by Lyon & Healy

F Jaubert Paris Cornet Lyon & Healy

F. Jaubert Bb Cornet / Paris / c.1895

Jaubert Cornet

Mark J. Kalashen Bb Cornet / New York / c.1905

Kalashen Cornet New York

Brua C. Keefer Co. Bb/A Grenadier model Cornet / Williamsport, PA / #9686 / c.1920

Keefer Grenadier Cornet

Brua Keefer C Trumpet / Williamsport, PA / #11637 / c.1923 / same finger buttons as above

Keefer C Trumpet Williamsport PA

King Bb/A Silvertone Trumpet / Cleveland, OH / #232504 / c.1940 / Sterling Silver Bell

King Silvertone Trumpet Cleveland Ohio

King Silvertone Trumpet Bell 1940

S. R. Leland & Son Bb Eclipse model Cornet / Worcester, MA / #160 / c.1888

Leland & Son Cornet 160

S. R. Leland & Son Bb Eclipse model Cornet / Worcester, MA / #552 & 840 / c.1895 w/c.1905 upgrade

Leland & Son Cornet Worcester MA

Charles Missenharter Cornet / Philadelphia / #9034 / c.1893

Missenharter Cornet Philadelphia

Charles Missenharter Bb Excelsior Trumpet / Philadelphia, PA / #12228 / c.1920

Missenharter Trumpet Philadelphia

Henry Moennig Bb Cornet / New York / c.1890

Moennig Cornet New York

Harry Pedler Co. Bb ART Trumpet / Elkhart, IN / #26389 / c.1950

Pedler ART Trumpet

J. W. Pepper Premier Model Bb Cornet / Philadelphia, PA / #8854 / c.1894

Pepper Premier Cornet Philadelphia

Henri Pourcelle Eb Cornet / Paris / #52563 / c.1890

Pourcelle Cornet Eb

Quinby Brothers Bb/C Cornet / Boston, MA / c.1878

Quinby Brothers Cornet Boston

Quinby Brothers Bb Cornet / Boston, MA / c.1880

Quinby Brothers Boston Cornet

F.A. Reynolds Co. Professional Trumpet / Sterling bell / Cleveland / #19261 / c.1948

Reynolds Professional Trumpet Sterling Bell 1948

Reynolds Sterling Trumpet Bell

E. Seltmann Artist model Bb Baritone / Philadelphia / #9047 / c.1895

Seltmann Baritone horn Philadelphia

Whitmore & Mansfield Eb Cornet / Boston, MA / c.1880 / made in Paris

Whitmore & Mansfield Cornet Boston