HISTORICAL PHILADELPHIA FIREMAN’S SILVER-PLATED PRESENTATION PARADE TRUMPET

Item/Auction Attributes

Conrad Bard & Son, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Dated 1857.
Very good overall as-found condition, with minor denting and scratch marks.
24" H.
Provenance: From the Joseph and June Hennage collection, to benefit the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation.
$500.00
$800.00
Catalogue Note: Edwin Milford Bard (1827-1865), served as a captain late in the Mexican War. The 1850 census shows his occupation as silver ware manufacturer, and living in the Northern Liberties Ward in Philadelphia.