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Bell

Date:
1775–76
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm); Diam. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.160.21
Not on view
Marking: [1] leopard's head crowned;
[2] U in black letter capital (London date letter for 1775-76);
[3] lion passant;
[4] indistinct

Location of marks:
On outside of bell.
William Gedney Beatty (until 1941; bequeathed to MMA)
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