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Nora- This set is from India. I'm pretty sure my grandfather
For Nora only Hi Nora- This bell set is from India. I'm pretty sure my grandfather picked it up there in his world travels (late 1930s-late 40s) as an oil man. Does that range sound right? Are they wo… read more
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Glenda (only please) Brass, Brass Mid Eastern Pot What would
Hi Glenda (only please) Brass bell, Brass Mid Eastern PotWhat would be the value, period, and where made?Solid brass bell inscription: OVIM TANGIT VOCEM MEAM. A. "Whomever touches me will hear my voic… read more
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Is all original Cast Bronze and has been in my family for
Bell is all original Cast Bronze and has been in my family for decades. Approximately 15" tall, 6 1/2" wide, 6 1/5" deep. Bell attached by screw. Never been outdoors. Bell reads QUIME-TANGIT-VOCEM-MEA… read more
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Not sure of the confusion but here's my question. There is
Hi Robert. Not sure of the confusion but here's my question. There is one monestary bell exactly like mine. It weighs approx 8.5# ***** of cast brass, has animals around the bell. very loud bell and d… read more
Robert S.
Robert S.
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I have a cast bronze bell, suspended from a flying dragon
Hello,I have a cast bronze bell, suspended from a flying dragon . The piece is approx 9 inches and is hihly decorated with crying cherubs covering the complete surface. The wall mount is about 7 inche… read more
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Hello, I recently came across a bell I have zero knowledge
Hello, I recently came across a bell I have zero knowledge of. Some friends say it resembles a mess dinner bell but I'm not sure because of the dragons. It is a very heavy piece. Any help would be gre… read more
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Hi. I have a heavily embossed [worked carved ] bronze bell
Hi. I have a heavily embossed [worked carved ] bronze bell with Latin inscription Mathevus, Lucas, Marcvs, Johannnes. Around the lower edge is " ANNO 1561. FECIT There are also a band of heavily carve… read more
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I have 2 award mebals approx 2" in diameter from Norwich Free
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i have a 1649 bronze,brass,copper bell that came out of a mission
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Brass Bell with latin wording. It is appx 8" tall and 5" wide.
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I have a large brass bell which weighs apx 150 lbs.My grandfather
I have a large brass bell which weighs apx 150 lbs.My grandfather deceased,found the bell on his plantation in Costa Rica in 1960s.The Native imput was that it came from a old destroyed mission in Gua… read more
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I have an antique Victorian style brass wall mount, pull chain
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