Trumpet (mounted)

Object Number: 
1951.508
Date: 
1863
Medium: 
Brass, wood, enamel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 23 x 10 1/2 in. ( 58.4 x 26.7 cm )
Marks: 
relief: on oval brass plaque affixed to side: "W. STAEHLEN / WILLIAMSBURGH / PATENTED 1858" engraved: above plaque: "Presented to / Samuel Gautier / OF THE / 4th Co. 7th Regt. N.Y.S.M. / Fort Federal Hill Fire Depart. / Baltimore Md. / June 9th 1863 / Co
Description: 
Brass presentation trumpet with engraved inscription on center section and conical bell mounted atop octagonal, brown enameled metal base on wooden plinth.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the 7th Regiment, National Guard New York, through Major Kenneth Miller
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group