Hand Bell


Object Place: New England, United States

Accession Number

64.932

Medium or Technique

Metalwork

On View

Oak Hill: Dining Room (Gallery 121A)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tools and equipment

This bell is inscribed “ED” at the base of its handle. According to tradition, it descended from Elizabeth Derby West and may have belonged to her mother, Elizabeth Derby.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik