Re: Re: So, what is this worth? (Part 133)
133a – Very Interesting Table Bell Cockerel Handle Marked CAB & CO
Superb hand engraving
Marked as per photo CAB &Co
3.5 tall bell 2.5″ diameter
I doubt there is any “hand engraving” but it is an attractive design at a reasonable price.
133b – Bronze Collectible BELL of Raven, Bird / Clapper
Beautiful bronze bell depicts a raven perched on a branch up on a rock.
Wonderful leaves and vines. It looks like the clapper is a stone.
It looks like the bell has had a repair, see picture 7.
Measures 3 1/4″ high and 2″ across the bottom.
The seller has completely missed the most interesting feature of this fine bronze bell,
probably cost him/herself money, but made one buyer happy.
Pictures 4 & 5 are enlarged versions of Picture 2.
A spider is crawling toward a fly trapped in her net.
The raven is patiently awaiting a two course dinner.
Usual price would have been at least double.
133c – Antique c1912 WMF Art Nouveau Jugendstil Dinner Gong
Lady playing a Harp on the Gong
Very good vintage condition.
The original string holding the gong in place has been replaced by a piece of copper.
Has engraved onto the back of the gong “W.O. RACE 1912 HERMES”
WMF mark to base.
It measures just under 27cm tall.