ear trumpets

con tube #273

style con tube
brand Fwa
based in UK
made 1950
earpiece missing
body covered tube
horn cellulose acetate
horn dia 50 mm
length 1000 mm
weight 170 gm
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grille none
marks OL380A 950 FWA Oct 50
ring no
adjustable flexible ! earpiece rotates !
condition good
acquired 2015
seller type individual
found in Scunthorpe
country England
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seller note Vintage Hearing Aid Conversation Tube Oct 1950. Bakelite hearing aid / speaking tube / ear trumpet with a silk covered flexible tube; 'Oct 1950' on it; an estate find; works as intended, although is missing the earpiece; in total 100 cm long.
comment I don't have one of these - the marking is very interesting, I look forward to examining it. FWA is unknown at this time. EWA could be Eschmann Walsh Associates ?
When I finally got an OL380 I discovered that this one has an earpiece that rotates.
shape dome
boxed no
gwrok yes
bay 3
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