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Speaking Trumpet

1991.474 (RS21525)

Description

Tapered, seamed, brass horn with an engraved band, shaped mouthpiece, and a painted interior.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Inscriptions
Engraved on the center band is: Ship Victory/ Capt. O.G. Lane .
Associated Building
Used At Captain Oliver Lane House. Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Sound Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
speaking trumpets
Tapered
TRUMPET, SPEAKING
Dimensions
15 1/2 x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.474
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2450
Related Items
Title Painting Accession number 1991.506 Notes 1991.506 PICTURE, MARITIME Relationship same context

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