Victorian Darkened Cast Brass Mechanical Door Bell, Complete 360-407

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Part Number: 360-407
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Early Victorian mechanical gong door bell cast brass in a dark finish.  Patent date on back of bell shows April 28, 1874.  Assembly mounts directly through an exterior door with the lever handle on the outside and the bell mounting on the inside - the operating stem (shown in side view) from the handle mounts through the door into the bell to trip the bell and ring when handle is pulled.  Exterior handle, measures 3 3/4" x 2" at widest.  Mechanical bell measures 3 3/4" in diameter and is 4 1/4" on center at the mount holes.  Bell rings with a single gong made to be heard throughout the house.  Complete and restored to working order, bell is adjustable to any door thickness up to 1  7/8" maximum without special modifications.  Bells and handles were sold separately - several bells were offered with a large variety of handles, and customer's chose each individually.  Comes with slotted screws.

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