ear trumpets

banjo

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earpiece material
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ivory
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missing
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missing
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missing
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missing
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gutta percha
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gutta percha
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gutta percha
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gutta percha
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gutta percha
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wood
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vulcanite
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vulcanite
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vulcanite
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vulcanite
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vulcanite
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vulcanite
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vulcanite
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vulcanite
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plastic
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plastic
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plastic
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plastic
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plastic
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brass
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brass
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brass
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brass
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bakelite
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nickel plated

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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