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Bellpull

1971.1670 (RS118349)

Description

Needleworked multi-colored floral motif against brownish wine-colored background. Two-tone brown tassel at end. Bell pull attached to a brass arm.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1933
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
needlepoint (needleworking)
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BELLPULL
bells (idiophones)
Brass
brass (alloy)
Floral
floral patterns
Needlepoint
needlepoint (needleworking)
Silk
silk (textile)
tassel
Tassel
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
4.625 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1670
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12539

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