Prize Horn

Horn

Creator:

Zimmerman, Julius Heinrich

Date:

1876 - 1888

Dimensions:

W 27 cm x L 57 cm x H 11.5 cm

Accession Number:

50.87

Credit Line:

Bequest. Illashevitch, Olga Y.. 1987

Description

Single-coiled metal horn. Band around opening. Two fixed loops with attached red cord with tassels. On bell near opening of horn is engraved inscription: За стрѣльбу | 2-й призъ | Я.В. Илляшевичу | 20-го Ноября 1888 г. ("To Ia. V. Illiashevich, 2nd prize for marksmanship, 20 November 1888"). To the right is engraved name of maker: Юлiй Генрихъ | Циммерманъ | С. Петербургъ.

History Note

Belonged to Iakov Valerianovich Illiashevich (c. 1870-1953), 52nd commencement graduate of the Imperial School of Jurisprudence (May 1891).