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Porcelain handbell from the Meissen factory. The bell is of circular cross-section and is painted with flowers and foliage in blue, orange and gold on a white ground. Inside the bell is a mark of crossed swords. Wooden ball-shaped clapper, suspended by brass wire. The bell has been repaired where the handle meets the body.

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  • Hornbostel-Sachs category:111.242.122 (Individual) clapper bells
  • Repository:Horniman Museum and Gardens
  • Measurements:overall: 115 x 75 mm