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Trumpet, Philipp Schöller, Munich, 1753–1782

DETAILS

Object name
Maker
Date
1753
Place
Object number
RCM0194
Acquisition
Gift from Donaldson, George — 1899

Description

A natural trumpet of brass throughout; the bell garland copiously decorated with a floral design and on the upper edge a line of scallop shells; a wooden block stay between the mouth and bell pipes bound with uncoloured fabric; a boss at one-third length from the bell ornamented with a pair of cherub faces in cast brass: the mouthpiece appropriate, the cup slightly conical: the associated banner bearing the royal arms of England of 19th century date and after 1837.

Dimensions

Length: circa 820mm.

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