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Vintage French Goat Bell

circa: 20th Century
origin: France
height: 9.5"
width: 4"
depth: 4"
reference: DD45

price: $275

A French vintage handmade goat bell and harness. Bent wood harness with hand-hammered metal bell and bone clapper. The neck harness is painted bright red and bears the carved initials BF just above the closure. It's fastened by a wood post drawn through two wooden pegs, and loops through a simple metal strap over the straight sided bell. The old bell has a rich, warm brown patina. An old bone serves as the clapper. Wonderful color and texture throughout this decorative piece.

Negrel Antiques | Austin, Texas

10200 North Lamar Blvd
Austin, Texas 78753
512-477-1616
www.negrelantiques.com
gallery@negrelantiques.com