Marked Philadelphia Presentation Trumpet, 1870
Presented to James Quinn, Esq. by his Friends of Philadelphia as a token of their appreciation of his abilities as a Fireman, his Gentlemanly worth and his true Fidelity. Samuel C. Armstrong, John Mirkel, Parlance Kelly, Thomas Dillon.
Marked by Philadelphia silversmith Peter Krider
24” x 9”
An exceptional trumpet with elaborate repousse work by Peter Krider, one of Philadelphia’s leading silversmiths. An engraved hose carriage decorates the reverse.