Re: Re: Small Maids Bell
The raised hand holding a wreath is a symbol of the Olympic Games. The ‘modern’ Olympic games were organized in 1894 with the first one running in 1896. So your bell cannot be older than 1896. From the style and form, I’d suggest you have a souvenir Olympic Bell from the mid 1900’s time. At a guess, it would likely be the 1960’s (Italy) games (the bell looks slightly Italian in design).
Here’s a site with the dates: http://www.kiat.net/olympics/history/index.html
In case you want to research further, I’d do searches on Olympic game souvenirs for each date to see what turns up.
Does the paper tag give any further information? Any markings visible on it?