ear trumpets

folded #103

style folded
brand Unknown
based in
trademark
made 1870
retailer Unknown
earpiece Metal
body Metal
horn Metal
horn dia 68 mm
length 120 mm
weight 64 gm
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grille None
marks none found
ring No
adjustable No
condition Poor
acquired 2012
seller type Individual
found in Alicante
country Spain
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seller note MEASURING 5 INCHES HIGH X 3 INCHES ACROSS THE BOTTOM ,THIS IS A RARE OLD BONNAFONT BUGLE EAR TRUMPET...I FOUND A SIMILAR ONE ON THE INTERNET IN A PRIVATE COLLECTION OF EAR TRUMPETS..BUT IT HAD ITS ORIGINAL LEATHER CASE.HENCE THE CONDITION WAS BETTER..THIS ONE HAS PAINT LOSS IT ORIGINALY WAS PAINTED BLACK WITH GOLD BANDING..BUT THIS ANTIQUE BUGLE EAR TRUMPET WAS MADE BETWEEN 1800 AND 1900 HENCE THE ORIGINAL AGE RELATED WEAR...IT COULD BE REPAINTED BUT I LIKE THINGS IN THERE ORIGINAL USED STATE
comment Pretty battered, probably steel as it is rusty
shape mushroom
boxed no
gwrok yes
bay 2
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