Antique 1887 BRONZE BUCKEYE BELL Van Duzen Tift 170 lbs

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  • Item Category: Metals
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 07,2008
  • Channel: Online Auction

1887 BRONZE BELL

Made by the

BUCKEYE BELL FOUNDRY / VANDUZEN TIFT CINCINNATI OH. 1889

The yoke is marked

BELL & CO HILLSBORO No 4 YOKE

This bell is in excellent condition. I purchased it at an estate sale and I'm really not a antique bell expert, so please email questions

Of course, the yoke and clapper are included. They seem to be made by a different company, but I assume they fit the bell. I have not assembled the bell. The Bell is approximately 22 inches wide and 19 inches tall. It weighs about 170 lbs not including the yoke of clapper.

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