Trumpet (fire horn)

Object Number: 
INV.8021
Date: 
1830-1880
Medium: 
Tin, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 18 3/4 x 6 3/4 in. ( 47.6 x 17.1 cm )
Description: 
Light brown painted tin duty trumpet with conical bell; dark brown paint on band below mouthpiece, on bands at center and base of tube, and on rim of bell.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Exempt Firemen's Benevolent Fund Association of the 23rd & 24th Wards, 1933
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group