For Auction: This set of Chirstmas Nativity Bells by Reed and Barton. It is a full set!

The series started in 1983 with two silverplated bells in each box of characters from the nativity scene. The were inspired by paintings by Sandro Botticelli.

This is for the bells only.

I discovered the set at an estate auction. They have been sitting for a long time, and previously had stickers on. Since each collector has their own preference for cleaning, I will leave that to the buyer.

The detail is fabulous and each bell has a place in back to attach hangers/string to hang on the tree if you'd like. The bells included and years they came out are:

1983: Wiseman with Gold; Christ Child with star above

1984: Wiseman with Incense; Angel

1985: Wiseman with Myrhh; Shepherd

1986: Joseph; Noblewoman

1987: Mary; Nobleman

Imprinted on each is "Nativity Bell R & B". They each measure 3 - 3 1/2 inches tall and they are in excellent condition.

Happy Bidding and Happy Holidays!

Although all items are carefully packaged and shipped, I strongly suggest including insurance on fragile glass, china and pottery items. I can't control the handling of your order once it leaves my hands and can not be held responsible should an item arrive damaged.
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