more information on the Warrington Museum collection

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery Museum Street,
Warrington WA1 1JB
United Kingdom

Thank you for your email dated 7th October regarding Victorian ear trumpets.

While we don’t have any of the funnel shaped ear trumpets we do have the following:

·         A late Victorian hearing aid with adjustable connecting piece that rests on head like earphones, made of plastic. Stamped DEPOSE and CLARVOX/ PARIS (our reference WAGMG : 1966.23)

·         A Victorian hearing aid consisting of a metal expandable tube covered with plastic joining the two plastic ends (our reference WAGMG : RD.47)


WAGMG : 1966.23
image credit Craig Sherwood

image credit Craig Sherwood

Ear Trumpets, the Packington Collection
SY10, Shropshire, UK