In modern Icelandic it means mega phone which is exactly what this horn is; an all-natural megaphone. Make a sound into your War horn and it projects and amplifies the sound made.This horn has been hand carved and polished. The end features a solid brass mouth piece. Just dont blow into it make an effort with an aaaugha sound, a Ricola, or just speak into it. Overall Length: Approximately 18 to 23 Inches.