Hunting Horn

Description:

This hunting horn was made by an unknow maker, provenance and date unknown. Made of plated brass. Instrument is very ornate and possibly a reproduction of an early Western European hunting horn.

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of The University Museum, University of Pennsylvania (through Dr. Robert H. Dyson)

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MI.65.0640Accession Number: 1991.0406Catalog Number: 65.0640

Object Name: horn

Physical Description: brass (overall material)Measurements: overall: 3 1/8 in x 11 1/8 in x 4 3/4 in; 7.9375 cm x 28.2575 cm x 12.065 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-2f85-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_606605

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