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Bell

1986.792 (RS25441)

Description

A earthenware bell of conical form. It is painted in cobalt blue wash and has a clear lead glaze. It has a earthenware disc shaped "clanger" and terracotta disc at the end of a brown leather cord.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1950-1970
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
redware
tin (metal)
Object type
Sound Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
BELL
bells (idiophones)
Earthenware
earthenware
Leather
Redware
redware
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Unidentified Ceramic
Dimensions
3.375 x 2.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.792
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51132

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