Horse Bells


Twelve latten bells in graduated sizes attached to a single stitched leather strap by iron toggles; iron buckle at both ends. Plain castings; some scribed. Iron clappers differ; missing from two large bells at middle. No marks.

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of John Paul Remensnyder

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1978.0939.043Accession Number: 1978.0939Catalog Number: 1978.0939.043

Object Name: bells, strap ofObject Type: sleigh bells

Physical Description: brass (bells material)iron (clappers; hardware material)leather (strap material)Measurements: overall: 2 1/2 in x 49 1/8 in x 2 3/8 in; 6.35 cm x 124.7775 cm x 6.0325 cm


Record Id: nmah_309526

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