Bugle

Bugle
Title
Bugle
Date 
ca. 1898
Medium 
Brass, cord
Dimensions 
Overall: 13 x 6 1/4 x 3 3/4 in. ( 33 x 15.9 x 9.5 cm )
Description 
Brass bugle with removable mouthpiece, applied band with stamped border at end of bell, and red cord with two tassels closely wrapped around tubing at center.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Jorge R. André
Object Number 
1948.143
Marks 
stamped: on bell: "SAÑUDO MUELAY CIA. / HABANA"
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this bugle was captured in Cuba by Colonel George Creighton Webb (1853-1948) during the Spanish-American War.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group