This old desk clerks bell was bought in an estate sale in old downtown louisville kentucky. It was found ina box lot. T was a tag attached to the bell and it reads as follows....Sister Cartona gave me this bell from St. Edwards hospital 1961. it has a nice ring to it and it is in great condition. I accept paypal, cashiers check, or money orders. Item shipped usps priority mail at calculated costs. I ship only to u.s. addresses. All sales final.. thanks for lookin.