ear trumpets

folded

image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet
image of ear trumpet

I use this term to apply to trumpets made shorter by folding the length into a loop.

This preserved the perceived advantage of length whilst making the trumpet far more convenient.

Early examples were solid silver and very ornate.
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