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Lot 0623
Coin silver presentation trumpet from New York City. Beautifully engraved, early fireman's horn. Presentation reads "Presented by Protection Fire Engine Co. No. 5 to David J. Camfield, Foreman. A token of the esteem & respect for the faithful & impartial performance of duty. July 19th, 1853". This is an important piece from the volunteer Fire Department of New York. On the reverse of the trumpet is a beautifully rendered spread eagle over a Smith style fire engine and the motto "Semper Paratus:" (Always Ready). Very fine condition with one small ding. 25 toz. From the Ray Bentley Collection. Condition: (Very Good - Excellent). Dimensions: 20 - 3/4" x 7 - 3/4".

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Coin Silver Presentation Trumpet.

Estimate $7,000 - $9,000Aug 30, 2018