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This handbell is made of a copper alloy, with a dark wood handle. This bell was used by the town crier of Warrington, and the 1881 date inscribed on it may refer to the year that the bell was discontinued in use.

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  • Inscriptions:Borough of Warrington 1881
  • Hornbostel-Sachs category:111.242.122 (Individual) clapper bells
  • Repository:Warrington Museum
  • Measurements:38 x 18.8 cm