The Shofar carries with it a vast and important history, dating as far back as biblical times. According to the Mishna, two different forms of shofar were used in the Temples. The ibex horn, ornamented with gold, was sounded at New Year and during the Yovel Days. Ours are authentic, hand cut ram's horn from the Yemen region. Sounding in three or more distinct notes. About 50"-51" Measured on the outside curve.