String of ten bells on leather strap. Wide handsewn strap; traditional buckle and keeper. Bells attached through slots; fastened by smaller leather piece strung through bell handles. Seven bells incised with decoration (see sketch on worksheet). Three plain bells. Nine bells have small lead ball inside for ringer.
Incised on 2nd bell: 3
- Associated Building
- Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
- Object type
- Land Transportation Accessory
- Descriptive terms
Possibly brass (alloy)
- 38 x 1.75 x 3.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little