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Velvetone Belco NY USA - Bell (1) - copper and wood

Lot reference 29197373

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Location: Belgium
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$2 Bidder 2316
16-09-2019 09:50:14

U.S. - Second half 19th century

No. of items: 1
Object: Bell (More lots)
Material: copper and wood
Manufacturer/ Brand: Velvetone Belco NY USA
Estimated Period: Second half 19th century
Country of Origin: U.S.
Condition: Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions: 14×14×40 cm

Rare antique VELVETONE Tram Bell NY BELCO.
The Velvetone bell was produced in the United States from the late 19th to mid 20th centuries.
They were used for trams and old cars as a warning bell.
The bell was mounted on the bottom of the vehicle and was activated with the foot. Two large half-round copper shells and a spring inside, produce a very loud ding-dong sound when the pedal is pressed.

In good working condition, still attached to the original wooden structure, with a string attached to the pin.

Be Rhiannon  

Catawiki member since July 29, 2019, received 1 review in total (1 in last 12 months)

  • Alles perfect. Eerste klasse verpakking!

    user-90bd9d0 September 6, 2019

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