Item VC703-B12-i703034 - Marshall's Collector ear trumpet, 19th century

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VC703-B12-i703034

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Marshall's Collector ear trumpet, 19th century

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17 in. long. (43 cm.). Body is 12" long. Receptor is 5.875" diameter

Scope and content

Black (flat finish) metal (Brass?) trumpet device called "Marshall's Collector" as per Hawksley 1883 Catalogue. It appears to be composed of three pieces that are adjustable but not removable. The earpiece is the shortest piece and the tip is made of vulcanite, the body is 9 inches long and the funnel is 6 inches long with a 5.75 inch wide opening.

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In box

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The collection is open and accessible for research.

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Item description, Reference Code, Bernard Becker Medical Library Archives, Washington University in St. Louis.

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1984.001.0034

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VC703034

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