ear trumpets

one piece #263

style one piece
brand Unknown
based in
trademark
made 1860
retailer Unknown
earpiece Solid silver
body Conch shell
horn Conch shell
horn dia 80 mm
length 265 mm
weight 134 gm
size show size show size
grille None
marks French hallmark - crab
ring No
adjustable No
condition one hole, small crack
acquired 2014
seller type Individual
found in Sauve
country France
value show value show value
seller note Rare old acoustic horn, made from a shell. The "frame" is stamped sterling silver (crab). Total length: 26.5 cm. + Diameter: 8 cm. Weight: 134 gr.
Pretty good condition for this type of object: edge of the missing shell and light cracks
comment I have one other of these but this has a hallmarked silver earpiece
shape weird
boxed no
gwrok yes
bay 5
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