antique hearing aid - ladle - listening horn - Steel

Description
antique hearing aid - ladle - listening horn - Steel
England - 1900

A ladle. This horn was held with the thin side in the ear and the large opening was aimed at the speaker. In the bowl, the sound reflects so that it enters the tube and is directed to the ear.

The hearing aid is retractable so it is easy to transport and fits in your pocket.

Condition: in good condition.
Dimensions: extended 42.2 cm - shortened 28.9 cm.

Lot details
Object
antique hearing aid - ladle - listening horn
Material
Steel
Estimated Period
1900
Country of Origin
England
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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