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Service Bell

1970.821 (RS115611)

Description

Traditional bell-shaped head without decoration. Cast in a single body with handle; the handle features two rounded knops at base, cylindrical stem and terminates in flat “cookie” top or finial. Brass clapper on a chain.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Sound Communication T&E; Sound Communication Devices
Descriptive terms
Bell
Bell, Service
bells (idiophones)
Brass
brass (alloy)
Device, Sound Signaling
Dimensions
4.125 x 2.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.821
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64150

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