ear trumpets

banjo

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c 1875
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c 1880
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c 1880
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c 1880
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c 1890
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c 1890
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c 1890
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c 1895
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c 1895
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c 1900
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c 1905
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c 1905
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c 1910
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c 1910
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c 1910
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c 1910
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c 1910
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c 1910
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c 1915
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c 1920
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c 1946
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The banjo is one of the more satisfactory designs.

Normally made in metal, sometimes silver plated, the style was also sold in faux tortoiseshell and cellulose acetate.

Very much an English style.
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