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bell

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1854,0714.1

  • Description

    Copper alloy bell of St. Ruadhan of Lorrha (?). Cast, rectangular in section with tapering sides, animal terminal and detachable iron clapper.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 8thC-9thC
  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 13.8 centimetres
    • Width: 8 centimetres
  • Location

    On display: G41/dc16/sB

  • Exhibition history

    Exhibited:
    1991 May 1-Sep 30, Cardiff, National Museum of Wales, 'The Celts in Wales'

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1854

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    1854,0714.1

  • Additional IDs

    • OA.5833
Copper alloy bell of St. Ruadhan of Lorrha (?); rectangular section, tapering sides, animal terminal, detachable iron clapper.

Copper alloy bell of St. Ruadhan of Lorrha (?); rectangular section, tapering sides, animal terminal, detachable iron clapper.

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