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#5404879 - 01/27/12 07:22 PM Re: WEEK #503 Musical Instruments & Money Enthusiasts!!!! [Re: ]
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#5405025 - 01/27/12 08:30 PM Re: WEEK #503 Musical Instruments & Money Enthusiasts!!!! [Re: ]
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I think that it's a straight bugle.

My first thought was 'sacbut' but that's a predecessor of the trombone.

The instrument represented has no valves or a slide or holes of any sort so it must be a bugle of some sort.

P.S. I have a music degree and I'm having trouble with this one. I may be over-analyzing it.
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#5407478 - 01/28/12 11:19 PM Re: WEEK #503 Musical Instruments & Money Enthusiasts!!!! [Re: ]
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Trumpet.
Looks to be a Caroling Type.

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#5410213 - 01/30/12 08:55 AM Re: WEEK #503 Musical Instruments & Money Enthusiasts!!!! [Re: MercuryMan]
Dana G
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Q: Give the specific musical instrument being played by Ceres/Fame on the face of the $20 note issued by the state of North Carolina on March 1, 1862.




A: Herald trumpet


Correction:

Great job everyone and congratulations to our winner mhardin and our runner up's mattcorbett2003 and ritter.

Don't forget to stop by this Friday for NGC's question





Edited by Dana G (01/30/12 01:59 PM)

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