ear trumpets

london dome #195

style london dome
brand Unknown
based in
trademark
made 1895
retailer Unknown
earpiece Gutta percha
body Brass
horn Brass
horn dia 59 mm
length 100 mm
weight 92 gm
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grille Holes
marks none found
ring No
adjustable Earpiece rotates
condition Scratched
acquired 2013
seller type Individual
found in Dayton
country U S A
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seller note Antique Vintage Brass Ear Trumpet Horn Hearing Aid Instrument London Hearing Horn Sears Roebuck sold them in catalogs. They were used by people who were moderately deaf and enable one to hear not only an ordinary conversation but sound at a distance as well.. .4 inch length by 2-1/4 at widest point. Horn does show wear. Paint is worn as well. Some dents in the top part.
comment 25 holes
shape dome
boxed no
gwrok yes
bay 2
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