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Bugle

Object Number: 
1948.143
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 )
Marks: 
stamped: on bell: "SAÑUDO MUELAY CIA. / HABANA"
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.
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Jorge R. André
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group