THE BEATRICE HOLT COLLECTION
Bell

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Collection Beatrice Holt Collection
Description Brass bell intricate handle designed to look like a deity with a human's body wearing temple dress. The head of the figure is birdlike and includes a pointed, beaklike mouth. The figure also has two sets of wings. The figure is attached to the semicircular bulb of the bell with a piece of wire. It appears that this was added lated in order to keep the bell together. The clapper is metal.
Dimensions H-5.81 W-2.756 inches
Category 6: T&E For Communication
Object ID 1982.0091
Object Name Bell
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Last modified on: December 12, 2013