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Two Fire Trumpets

Auction:
3120T
Lot:
1275
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3120T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 06, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Two Fire Trumpets, early 20th century, a silvered pewter trumpet with tassels and floral engraving inscribed "BALL/AND/RECEPTION/OF/WIDE AWAKE/ENGINE CO" and "WON BY/EVER READY HOSE CO. No. 1/MARCH 16, 1910"; and an unadorned nickel-plated trumpet, ht. to 20 in.
Estimate $500-700


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

ENGINE CO, Brass instruments, Music, Nickel, Trumpet, Wide Awake

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