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Fog Horn

Description

Long tin hand-held fog horn, painted brown, with wooden mouthpiece carved and attached by piercing tin with nail into wood.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1880
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Object type
Land Transportation Accessory
Descriptive terms
aerophones
HORN
Painted
painting (coating)
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
28.75 (H), 5.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.764
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2573

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