CALL BELL

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1795-1820

GUSN

GUSN-1913

Description

A system of call bells for 16 different locations. Sixteen bells on flexible handles attached to springs and wires with a metal number attached beneath. The wire when pulled rings a particular bell.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bells (aerophone components)
metal
softwood
wire
Softwood
Wire
Unidentified Metal
CALL BELL

Associated Building

Original To 10 Walnut Street,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

9 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Curtis

Accession Number

1925.724

Places

Massachusetts (United States)