Horn speaker used as part of a DJ setup

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Description
A Cerwin-Vega horn speaker. The speaker front is rectangular in shape and painted orange. The sides of the front concave in towards the middle to create a cone shape. The front also has a bar in the middle of the speaker that splits it into two chambers. The back of the speaker is silver in color and shapes into a conical point. The point splits into two halves that end in a round open circle.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Musical Instruments
Tools and Equipment-Audiovisual
Exhibition
Power of Place
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
1970s
Object number
2012.47.11.2
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Angelo T. King / The Original DJ Tony Tone AKA Tony Crush of The Cold Crush Brothers
Manufactured by
Cerwin-Vega, American, founded 1954
Used by
Angelo T. King, American, born 1959
Topic
African American
Hip hop (Music)
Place used
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Medium
metal , plastic and paint
Dimensions
H x W x D: 9 3/4 × 22 1/4 × 17 3/4 in., 11 lb. (24.8 × 56.5 × 45.1 cm, 5 kg)
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Type
loudspeakers