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Trumpet (fire horn)

Trumpet (fire horn)
Title
Trumpet (fire horn)
Date 
ca. 1872
Medium 
Silver plate
Dimensions 
Overall: 20 1/4 x 8 1/4 in. ( 51.4 x 21 cm )
Description 
Engraved, silver-plated presentation trumpet; domed bell with shaped edge with molded scrolls; eagle head tassel mounts; inscription in oval cartouche on one side.
Object Number 
INV.8024
Marks 
engraved: on side: "Presented to / 1st Ass't Chief Engineer. / E. [D?] Van Epps. / by / PROTECTION ONE / Schenectady, N. Y. / 1872"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group