Trumpet (fire horn)

Object Number: 
INV.8020
Date: 
1830-1880
Medium: 
Metal, leather
Dimensions: 
Overall: 17 1/4 x 7 in. ( 43.8 x 17.8 cm )
Description: 
Metal (discolored brass?) duty trumpet with flared bell; four rounded collars, one at base of mouthpiece and three on tube; leather sleeve on central section of 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