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Please note that this item is not new and will show moderate signs of wear commensurate with age. Reflections in the photograph may detract from the true representation of this item.
Historically it was used to pass commands to the crew as its high pitch could be heard over the activities of the crew and bad weather.
In present days it is used in traditional bugle calls announcing certain events and ceremonies in modern navies.