18th century large Horagai Signal Shell Trumpet early Meiji period 1868 in Japan to 1912. Used for signals or commands during military campaigns. Carried by Samurai Warriors. For it's age condition is excellent there is a small chip on the mouthpiece and silk tassel are quite fragile. No chips or any damage to Conch Shell, it is beautiful! 14" long and 9" wide.
Item ID: SAM-1