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Town Criers Bell

From the Collection of Yarrawonga and Mulwala Pioneer Museum 151 Melbourne St, Mulwala NSW

Description
Large round brass bell with wooden handle attached.Round ball suspended from a hook which hangs below the bells lower edge.Very loud ringing sound which vibrates for some time.Has lost its screw on knob at top of handle.
Size
25cm high handle, 14cm, 15cm diameter at base.
Object Registration
0933
Keywords
town crier, bell
Historical information
Said to be the one used by Mr Harry "Judge" Taylor the Yarrawonga Town Crier.
Inscriptions & Markings
None.
Last updated
27 Mar 2018 at 10:57AM