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Service Bell

1971.1353 (RS118114)

Description

Handle of scrolled acanthus leaves; reeded shoulders on domed body; high relief swag decoration on sides of bell.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1991
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
bronze (metal)
casting (process)
plate (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Acanthus
acanthus (motif)
BELL, SERVICE
bells (idiophones)
Bronze
bronze (metal)
casting (process)
plate (material)
Silver
silver (metal)
Slip Cast
Swag
swags
Dimensions
4.5 (H), 2.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1353
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6568

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