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Hand Bell

Hand Bell

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Currently not on view
Object Name
bell, dinner
date made
ca 1847
place made
United States
used
United States
Physical Description
metal, brass (overall material)
metal, iron (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 1/8 in x 4 in; 18.0975 cm x 10.16 cm
ID Number
DL.59.2382
catalog number
59.2382
accession number
121578
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Daniel Gardner
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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