Service Bell Pull Handle

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-6574

Description

Carved ivory stem attached to brass drapery attachment bar; carved stem tapers to bulbous terminous; an ivory ring passes through terminus.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bells (idiophones)
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
Brass
Vegetable Ivory
Carved
BELL, SERVICE

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Sound Communication T&E

Dimensions

2.688 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1358

Places

Possibly