Trumpet (fire horn)

Object Number: 
INV.8022
Date: 
1830-1880
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 16 1/4 x 6 3/4 in. ( 41.3 x 17.1 cm )
Description: 
Metal (discolored brass?) duty trumpet with flared bell; four rounded collars, one at base of mouthpiece and three on tube.
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