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Blow Horn

Artist/Maker:
Unknown
Place Made:
Piedmont North Carolina United States of America
Date Made:
1800-1820
Medium:
horn
Dimensions:
LOA 14-7/16″
Accession Number:
5687
Description:
Blow horn made from cow horn; having four bands of turned rings with incised lines. The mouth piece is highly turned and cinches at the neck with flared mouth. The horn has a natural light brown patina, which darkens as the horn narrows.
Credit Line:
Gift of William W. Ivey