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Bell with horses

The three bells (IR.1766, IR.1767 and IR.1776) share a conical shape and originally had an iron clapper. They have a flat handle in the shape of an animal. The piercing of the handle indicates that the bells could be hung. The handle of IR.1766 has the shape of a horse, that of IR.1767 is shaped like the front of two horse. The same motif, although reduced in size and highly stylised, can be seen …