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Servants Intercom Bell IB297
Servants Intercom Bell IB297
Original, quality late 19th century brass intercom bell with brass mounts, steel springs, two decorative brass bosses and a swinging room number. This most unusual example can be pulled from either left or right and is for use with a tight wire, non-electrical bell system, with other parts required to operate this system usually available in stock. Often now referred to as 'Downton Abbey' bells. Many other bell fittings of differing types may also be available. The ironwork has been repainted, and the brass polished and lacquered. Other similar bells may be available on request. The white ceramic (pendulum) will continue swinging as an indicator long after the bell has stopped ringing and the '64' has been painted on and can be removed or changed with ease. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. Total drop including pendulum 18" x 6" widest. Drop excluding pendulum 11" and 5" front to back. 
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Price: 350.00


Servants Intercom Bell IB295
Original, quality late 19th century brass intercom bell with brass mounts, steel springs and a decorative brass central boss. Can be pulled from either left or right. With a tight wire, non-electrical bell system, other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock. Often now referred to as 'Downton Abbey' bells. The mounting plate and central boss are replacements made to suit copied from original. The ironwork has been repainted and the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. This example is a little different to those normally found. 10.5" tall x 6" wide, 3.75" front to back and bell mouth 3" diam. 
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Price: 200.00


Servants Intercom Bell IB295



Servants Intercom Bell IB293
Servants Intercom Bell IB293
Original, quality late 19th century brass intercom bell with brass mounts, steel springs and a decorative central boss. Often now referred to as 'Downtown Abbey' bells. Can be pulled from either left or right. For use with a tight wire, non-electrical bell system and other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock.The central brass boss is a replacement made to suit copied from an original and the ironwork has been repainted and brass polished and lacquered. All has been fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. 8" tall x 7" wide and 4" front to back. Bell mouth 3.5" diam.  
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Price: 185.00


Servants Intercom Bell IB290
Original, quality late 19th century brass intercom bell with brass mounts, steel springs a decorative central brass boss and a cast brass internal clapper and these examples are pulled from beneath and then from either side. For use with a tight wire, non-electrical bell system. Other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock. The ironwork has been cleaned and repainted and the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and fully overhauled and all is complete and in good and working order. All four bells are identical and have undergone the same restoration but there is a subtle difference in the tones. 12" x 6.5" and 4" front to back. 
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Price: 185.00


Servants Intercom Bell  IB290



Servants Intercom Bell IB288
Servants Intercom Bell IB288
Original, quality late 19th century brass intercom bell, with brass mounts, steel springs and a decorative central brass boss. Often now referred to as 'Downton Abbey' bells. Can be pulled from either left or right and for use with a tight wire, non-electrical bell system. Other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock. Many other bell fittings of differing types and other similar bells may be available on request. The central brass boss is a replacement copied from an original. The top of the bell is impressed '7'. The ironwork has been repainted and the brass polished and lacquered. All fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. 10" tall, 5" wide and 4" front to back. Bell mouth 4". 
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Price: 185.00


Set of 6 Matching Servants Intercom Bells IB284
Set of six original, quality matching late 19th century servants intercom bells. Each bell, although of the same pattern, has a different tone and all have matching parts otherwise. This set is very different to those more commonly found, but these are English, complete and in good and working order. The central brass bosses are replacements made to suit, copied from an original, but all the rest is original. The bells, mounting brackets and central bosses are in brass, the clappers have cast iron heads, and the springs are in sprung steel. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and the springs are cleaned and repainted black. All has been fully overhauled. Total height 9.5" to 10.5", width 4" to 4.5" and front to back 4". Price is for the set.  
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Price: 1,650.00


Set of 6 Matching Servants Intercom Bells IB284



Servants Intercom Bell IB278
Servants Intercom Bell IB278
Original, quality late 19th century brass intercom bell, with brass mounts, steel springs and a decorative central brass boss. Often now referred to as 'Downton Abbey' bells. Can be pulled from either left or right. For use with a tight wire, non-electrical bell system and other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock. Many other bell fittings of differing types and other similar bells may be available on request. The central brass boss is a replacement copied from an original. The ironwork has been repainted and the brass polished and lacquered, all fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. 10" tall, 6" wide, 4.5" front to back and 3.75" width of bell mouth. 
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Price: 185.00

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