Drenching horn; Unknown maker; Unknown; CR1977.1064

Name/Title

Drenching horn

About this object

Drenching horn. Made of a cow's horn with the core removed and the end shaped into a lip to enable the medicine to be poured down the sheep's throat, the other end being blocked off forming a cup. "AU + 27 69" is carved into the horn. ie August 27th 1869.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

Cow's horn

Inscription and Marks

"AU + 27 69"

Measurements

L 330mm (curved length) x Dia 50mm (at widest part)

Subject and Association Keywords

Agriculture & agricultural equipment

Subject and Association Keywords

Animals & birds

Subject and Association Keywords

Tools

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

General farming equipment

Object number

CR1977.1064

Copyright Licence  

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