ear trumpets

telescopic 2 pc #279

style telescopic 2 pc
brand Unknown
based in
trademark
made 1890
retailer Unknown
earpiece Missing
body Brass
horn Brass
horn dia 72 mm
length 163 mm
weight 68 gm
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grille None
marks none found
ring No
adjustable Earpiece rotates
condition no earpiece
acquired 2015
seller type Individual
found in Colchester
country U K
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seller note An Antique Brass Hard of Hearing Ear Trumpet c1880/1900. This antique hard of hearing ear trumpet I think dates from between 1880 and 1900, the ear trumpet is made of brass and has a pull/push action for storage purposes as shown in the photos, the ear trumpet has nice patina with age but is in good condition apart from a small ear fixing on the small end of the trumpet is missing but could possibly be replaced, the ear trumpet measures 6.25 inches long when fully opened and just general minor wear and tear with age
comment Have not seen one of these before
shape dome
boxed no
gwrok yes
bay 1
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