ear trumpets

tragus #348

style tragus
brand Faure
based in France
trademark
made 1880
retailer Unknown
earpiece Bone
body Faux tortoise shell
horn Faux mother of pearl
horn dia 53x36 mm
length 325 mm
weight 61 gm
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grille None
marks Feuvre
ring No
adjustable Earpiece rotates
condition good
acquired 2016
seller type Dealer
found in London
country U K
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seller note A rare mother of pearl and tortoiseshell ear trumpet
comment As David has said this a rare example both in terms of construction material and maker. Too expensive but collectors can't be choosers !
shape cone
boxed no
gwrok yes
bay 4
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