Details: 6 Pcs. This lot comprises six assorted vintage antique musical implements.
No.1: A copper and brass metal army bugle with silver colored mouth piece from the Civil War era. Showing significant wear, and moderate aging of metal in spots, but overall generally well maintained finish. Some dents/imperfections are visible, and the stamped marking "Army" is visible on brass. Measuring approx 9 3/4" in length by 7" wide, with 4 1/4" wide opening.
No 2: Decorative wood and bone rattle with eagle carved into bone. Measures approx 10" long by 3 " in diameter.
No 3: Vintage 13" long black metal horn with 2" opening.
No 4: Vintage brass horn with rubber bulb. Measures approx. 10" in overall length by 4" wide. Black rubber bulb. Brass horn. Shows significant wear and age, still functions.
No 5: Antique Copper horn with silver colored mouth piece. Stamped with makers markings "Swaine & Adeny, 1851-1862, 185 Picadilly London Proprietors of Khoeler & Son Made in England" on outside of copper horn opening. Shows nicely, with some dents and rubbing. Signs of moderate age and wear. Generally well maintained. Measures 9 2/4" in length with 2 1/4" opening.
This lot is from the estate of a very well-known and well-respected lifetime Civil War collector in Upstate New York. Worth Auctions will feature scores of antique firearms, edged weapons, paintings, and unusual items over the next few months. A selection of post-1898 firearms by major manufacturers will also be featured.
National Book Auctions will also sell the thousands of rare and collectible volumes which cover nearly every notable personage and event of the Civil War including regimental histories.
Condition / Notes: These pieces show well with mild to moderate signs of age and wear consistent with age.
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