ear trumpets

banjo #291

style banjo
brand Hawksley
based in Uk
made 1895
earpiece Gutta percha
body Metal
horn Metal
horn dia 116 mm
length 442 mm
weight 210 gm
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grille None
marks Hawksley 351 Oxford Street, London
ring No
adjustable earpiece rotates
condition good
acquired 2015
seller type Dealer
found in Salisbury
country England
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seller note Antique Telescopic Banjo Style Metal Ear Trumpet ca 1900 HAWKSLEY London in Box
The whole item is in very good order and structurally sound, with some minor wear, signs of use, age and patination etc, but with no losses, major damage or cracks, and all as shown clearly.
comment I have several Hawksley items but no banjo and lots of banjos but no Hawksley, this was an expensive purchase in a beat up original Hawksley box
shape flat dome
boxed no
gwrok yes
bay 4
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