Antique Naylor, Vickers & Co Reclaimed Steel Bell With Clapper
Naylor, Vickers & Co Reclaimed Steel Bell With Original Clapper.
All images below were taken just after a shower of rain.
This is a great example of a large rare Steel bell was purchased privately from Southampton.
There are no cracks and the bell rings loud and true as you can see in the video on our website.
You can make out the makers name from the image below - we have put chalk on the letters.
The original clapper is fitted.
The Bell Dimensions are: 28" Tall and 28" Base Diameter.
The Overall height is 41" ie with the bracket attached.
The Bell weighs a very substantial 201kg and is magnetic - we have photographed the bell with a magnet on it.
The straps shown on the images below are return springs to give the bell a crisp sound by stopping the clapper from resting on the bell.
The Sheffield, England, Steel manufactory of Naylor, Vickers & Co. (later Vickers Sons & Co. but commonly referred to as simply "Naylor Vickers"), has long been known for the Cast Steel Bells which it produced in the mid to late 19th century
There were 478 Steel Bells made by Naylor, Vickers for the British Isles.
We deliver throughout the UK and Overseas please call the office on 01543 222 923 for a price.
Business Name:UK Architectural Antiques Ltd
Contact Name:Vivienne Newton
Contact:UK > Staffordshire
Rugeley Hill Farm 84 Hayfield Hill Cannock Wood WS15 4RU
+44 01543 222923