Trombone and Organ: More Perching on the Pipes

As you can see in the post Perching on the Pipes, there are numerous examples of trombone sculptures on organ pipes. Here is another example, below. I will be adding it to the Trombone History Timeline (17th century—first half).

1625-29—Gdansk (Danzig), Poland: An organ case by Merten Friese at St. John’s church includes a trombonist atop the structure. The case (including the trombonist) is later moved to St. Mary’s church in the same city (see below detail; click to expand; public domain image).gdansk detail

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