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POST MEDIEVAL BELL

Post Medieval (1650-1800AD) copper alloy animal (crotal) bell with square suspension loop. There is a pronounced ridge around the circumference of the bell. The upper hemisphere is undecorated, while the lower hemisphere has an incised petal design. To either side of the sound slot on the lower hemisphere are the initials ‘oWo’ and ‘oGo’ enclosed within an incised semi-circle. The bell still cont…