A bronze table bell

A bronze table bell

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Offered by Bruil & Brandsma



A bronze table bell A bronze table bell A bronze table bell A bronze table bell

Decorated with the phrase  'LOF GOD - VAN AL' which means celebrate god. This text was very common on clocks and bells. In between decorated with little cherubs. The other phrase says  'SIT NOMEN DOMINI BENEDICTUM', which means "Blessed is the name of the lord". The bell is also decorated with two medaillons depicting en profil portraits of Roman emperors. Original clapper.
 
Origin
Malines
Period
Dated 1555
Material
Bronze
Reference
100-19
Sizes
12 cm

Offered by

Bruil & Brandsma

Nieuwe Spiegelstraat 68
1017 DH Amsterdam
The Netherlands

+31 (0)20 4207359
http://www.bb-art.com

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