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92a – ANCIENNE SONNETTE DE TABLE EN BRONZE NAPOLEON III
Ancienne sonnette de table Napoléon III en bronze
Fontionne
Hauteur 20 cm

OLD BELL TABLE BRONZE NAPOLEON III
Antique bronze table bell from the period of Napoleon III (c. 1850-1870)
Works satisfactorily
Height 20 cm (8 in)

Another of the mechanical bells where the top figure is a plunger to cock and fire the clapper.

A relatively low price for one of these items.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/290679720410?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649

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92b – ANTIQUE 800 ITALIAN SILVER KINGDOM OF SARDINIA
1824-1872 HAND HELD BELL

800 silver Italian silver small hand held bell.
The bell is hallmarked with the cross of St Maurice & Lazarus (800/1000 purity),
and the dolphin mark for kingdom of Sardinia Genoa assay office used 1824 – 1872.
The bell is in very good condition.
The bell is about 8 cm (3.2 in) tall, and 4.7 cm (1.9 in) in diameter.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/251010431258?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649

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92c – FINE STERLING SILVER INKSTAND WITH TWO INKWELLS AND BELL. 35 Oz. 15 in LENGTH

DESCRIPTION: FINE STERLING SILVER INKSTAND WITH TWO INKWELLS AND BELL. THE INKSTAND IS GREAT AND VERY DECORATIVE. LEGS AND THE BASE IS DECORATED WITH VEGETAL MOTIFS. HAS TWO INKWELLS WITH COVER AND A BIRD UP. IN THE CENTER THERE IS A FIGURE OF A CHILD HOLDING THE BELL. GOOD CONDITION, BUT WITH HANDLE BELL A LITTLE TWIST. NO DINGS, NO DENTS, NO SCRATCHES.

HALLMARKS:
– 925 INSIDE IN A RECTANGLE IS THE MARK IN SPAIN FOR SOLID SILVER, 925 FINENESS. M1 ON TOP OF THE RECTANGLE, IS THE MARK OF ASSAYER THAT HAS CERTIFIED DE SILVER. M = MADRID. 1 = NUMBER OF LICENSE. PERIOD 1985 – TODAY.
– GH IS SIVERSMITH MARK, GARRIDO HERMANOS. DATE: POST 1985.

MEASURES: LENGTH………. 40 cm / 15.74 inch
HEIGHT…….. 26.5 cm / 10.43 inch
WIDTH……….. 24 cm / 9.44 inch

WEIGHT: 1014 grams / 35.76 ounce / 32.60 troy ounce

http://www.ebay.com/itm/300675329300?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649

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