Buffalo horn whistle

Side view of a whistle showing the inserted mouth piece. Top view of a whistle showing the 'pea'. Side view of a whistle showing the natural pointed shape. Side view of a whistle showing the natural pointed shape. Top view of a whistle showing the 'pea'. Side view of a whistle showing the natural pointed shape. Side view of a whistle showing the natural pointed shape.
Side view of a whistle showing the inserted mouth piece. Top view of a whistle showing the 'pea'. Side view of a whistle showing the natural pointed shape. Side view of a whistle showing the natural pointed shape. Top view of a whistle showing the 'pea'. Side view of a whistle showing the natural pointed shape. Side view of a whistle showing the natural pointed shape.
Details
Object number
WCHL : 445
Country
Date
1950 - 1959

Description

A whistle made from the tip of buffalo horn. This whistle from c. 1950s is fitted with a metal split ring to enable it to be attached to a safety chain. This natural plastic item forms part of the Worshipful Company of Horners collection.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer
Dimensions
Length
105mm
Diameter
20mm
Material Note
plastic (natural)
animal
horn
metal split ring
Colour