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Novelty Turtle Desk Bell - Silver plated, Cast-metal - circa 1900

Lot reference 30507983
Novelty Turtle Desk Bell  - Silver plated, Cast-metal  - circa 1900

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Location: Italy
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Object: Novelty Turtle Desk Bell
Material: Cast-metal , Silver plated
Designer/ Artist: Goldsmith & Silversmith Co Ltd, London
Manufacturer/ Brand: Goldsmith & Silversmith Co Ltd, London
Estimated Period: circa 1900
Country of Origin: England
Condition: Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions: 6×12×20 cm
Weight: 481 g

Antique circa 1900 desk bell, with zoomorphic figure (Turtle), the shell is made of cellulose faux turtle, internal clockwork mechanism by touching the head operates the mechanism emitting a loud ringing sound, the item is fully functional and manually wound, the manufacturer is scratched into the shell Goldsmith & Silversmith Co Ltd, Regent Street W1, London

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