Bellpull

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1868-1933

GUSN

GUSN-12539

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

Descriptive Terms

bells (idiophones)
brass (alloy)
needlepoint (needleworking)
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
floral patterns
tassel
Wool
Silk
Brass
Needlepoint
Floral
Tassel
BELLPULL

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

4.625 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1670