Bell

Collection Type

  • Musical instruments

Date

1950-1970

GUSN

GUSN-51132

Description

A earthenware bell of conical form. It is painted in cobalt blue wash and has a clear lead glaze. It has a earthenware disc shaped "clanger" and terracotta disc at the end of a brown leather cord.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bells (idiophones)
redware
earthenware
tin (metal)
Leather
Redware
Earthenware
Tin Glazed
Unidentified Ceramic
BELL

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3.375 x 2.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.792