Horn, buccina


The Royal Armoury, Sweden

The Royal Armoury, Sweden
Stockholm, Sweden

Six soldiers playing horns preceeded King Karl XI in the carousel 1672 celebrating his ascension to the throne. The instrument, a buccina, is supposed to be roman in design as were the costumes for the participants of the Kings squadron.


  • Title: Horn, buccina
  • Creator: unknown
  • Date Created: 1671/1672
  • Location Created: Stockholm, Sweden
  • Physical Dimensions: W 850 mm
  • Subject Keywords: Horn, Tournament, Historicism
  • Rights: CC BY
  • External Link: Livrustkammaren
  • Medium: Wood, Brass

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