ear trumpets

one piece #246

style one piece
brand Unknown
based in
trademark
made 1900
retailer Unknown
earpiece Rubber
body Silver plated
horn Silver plated
horn dia 100 mm
length 165 mm
weight 219 gm
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grille None
marks none found
ring No
adjustable No
condition excellent
acquired 2014
seller type Dealer
found in Brooklyn NY
country USA
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seller note A c1900 plated metal ear trumpet in a form I have not previously encountered. Ear piece is ebonized wood or hard rubber–hard to tell which.In any case, a handsome piece and a worthy addition to even the most advanced collection.
comment Very unusual form - it is most elegant
I wonder if this item was custom made, possibly by a musical instrument house
shape trumpet
boxed no
gwrok yes
bay 4
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