Bell

Description
This bell is of particular interest as it retains the founder's mark of the initials R and N and an image of a bell enclosed within a rope border. These identify the maker as Robert Norton of Exeter, who became a freeman of the city in 1423.
Accession Loan No.
73/1995
Simple Name
bell
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Common Name
bell
Material
copper alloy
Period Classification
Medieval (1200-1500)
Collection Class
Architectural fragments
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Parish
Halse
Collection Town
Taunton
Collection County
Somerset
Collection Site Name
Halse Parish Church
Inscription / Transcription
EST MICHI COLLATUM IHS ISTUD NOMEN AMATUM; R&N
Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:28
Updated At
2016-10-13 15:45:28

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