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Ship's bell

Object Number: 
1939.194
Date: 
1875-1925
Medium: 
Brass, fiber
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 x 9 5/8 in. ( 30.5 x 24.4 cm )
Marks: 
etched: on side: "U.S.N." relief: inside top of bell: "THE E.W. VANDUZEN CO / CINCINNATI, O."
Description: 
Brass bell from a naval vessel, with "U.S.N." inscribed on side.
Credit Line: 
Gift of George A. Zabriskie
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group