Natural trumpet sounding D with crook and E without. Two bows uniting two yards and bell branch. Plain ball (pommel) on bell branch. Bell with simply decorated gilt garland. Mouthpiece of uncertain provenance. Bell branch and mouthpipe braced with a wooden block bound with old woven material. Eyelet missing from upper bow. Bell secured to bow rim with copper wire. Stamped: Anton & Ignaz Kerner Wienn (engraved inscription with date 1806).

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