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Object Name: Table bell
Date: 1796-1797
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Medium: Silver
Dimensions: Overall: 5 5/8 in. × 3 1/4 in. (14.3 × 8.3 cm)
Place made: Europe, England, London
Description: Cast and seamed silver George III table bell; bell-shaped base with spun, inscribed rings above the beaded rim and around the handle joint; cast, in two halves, and seamed baluster handle with a beaded ring above the body joint and an applied, turned ball finial; clapper with inscribed ring as and a ball finial hung from a loop below the handle, inside the body; engraved on the front of the body, "Miller/ 1700" in script; maker's marks stamped on one side.
Credit Line: Gift of Miss M. Gertrude Deavenport in memory of her mother and sisters
Object Number: 1954.43
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Marks: stamped: on the body: "R S" in a rectangle, a lion passant in a chamfered rectangle, a crowned leopard's head in a shield, "A" in a chamfered rectangle, king's head in an oval engraved: front center: "Miller/ 1700" in script