ear trumpets

banjo #141

style banjo
brand Arnold
based in UK
trademark
made 1920
retailer John Bell & Croydon
earpiece Plastic
body Silver plated
horn Silver plated
horn dia 105 mm
length 350 mm
weight 153 gm
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grille None
marks ARNOLD & SONS, JOHN BELL & CROYDEN SURGICAL INSTRUMENT MANUFACTURERS 50-52 WIGMORE ST LONDON W.1
ring No
adjustable Earpiece rotates
condition plate missing
acquired 2012
seller type Dealer
found in Cockermouth
country U K
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seller note RARE ARNOLD+SONS EXTENDING EAR TRUMPET c1900 This is a rare antique silver plated ear trumpet made in the 1920s. Arnold and Sons began in 1819; they incorporated with John Bell and Croyden in 1923; the partnership ended in 1928.
comment Unusual to see a banjo plated like this
shape flat dome
boxed no
gwrok yes
bay 4
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