WWll Era Military Brass Bugle c.1940
This is an original brass U.S. military bugle stamped "U.S. Regulation". This piece has retained its original finish and has minor structural damage.
- CREATOR U.S. Military
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1940
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Brass.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 17 in. W 6 in. D 4.5 in.
The bugle is used mainly in the military and Boy Scouts, where the bugle call is used to indicate the daily routines of camp. Historically the bugle was used in the cavalry to relay instructions from officers to soldiers during battle. They were used to assemble the leaders and to give marching orders to the camps.