Schofar horn

Restitution status: Dubiousness is still to be clarified

Categories: Musical instruments

Object Data

 

Artist

Museum

Inventory Number

ÖMV/44282

Description

Shofar horn made from ram's horn. The horn is decorated at the blowing end and ca. 1/3 of the sound hole with parallel lines, grooves and dotted lines. The lower edge in the third before the sound hole has an ornamental profile, the edge of the sound hole a jagged profile. A knotted cord is attached by a brass ring.

Height

8.8 cm

Width

34 cm

Period

1st half of the 19th Century, 2nd half of the 19th Century

Provenance Data

 

Former owner according to museum / collection

Unknown

Provenance

Acquisition from the art market/antique shop

Provenance according to museum / collection

Acquired from art dealer Viktor Reitzner, Wien I.

Decision

No decision has been reached so far.

Implementation

The art or cultural object is kept in the museum/in the collection.

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