Vintage Brass Sleigh Bells on Rustic Leather Strap - Late 1890s or early 1900s - Beautiful, Farmhouse Decor

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Vintage Brass Sleigh Bells on Rustic Leather Strap - Late 1890s or early 1900s - Beautiful, Farmhouse Decor

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Item details

Vintage from the 1940s

These pretty sleigh bells are old, but they still sound lovely - loud and clear.

The bells are very tarnished. We salvaged them from a local CT barn and they were exposed to the elements, so they have a rustic patina. We believe they are made from old brass.

They are attached to a leather strap and the strap is connected by an old metal eye-hook (see pics - this is how we found them). The leather is cracked and split and the strap is broken on both ends. There is no buckle on either end.

The strap measures over 70 inches long (if you unhook it), and there are 21 bells total. The bells have a diameter of approx. 1 inch.

The strap is very dry and is almost brittle. It is warped, so even when held upright, it doesn't hang completely straight.

The bells are in good shape and sound wonderful, but a few have some slight cracking and they have all darkened with age. A few have a light greenish patina around where they connect to the base.

We still love the beautiful, farmhouse look these bells have. They would add instant, rustic charm to your home.

We will also include two loose bells, one that matches and one that is smaller.
These pretty sleigh bells are old, but they still sound lovely - loud and clear.

The bells are very tarnished. We salvaged them from a local CT barn and they were exposed to the elements, so they have a rustic patina. We believe they are made from old brass.

They are attached to a leather strap and the strap is connected by an old metal eye-hook (see pics - this is how we found them). The leather is cracked and split and the strap is broken on both ends. There is no buckle on either end.

The strap measures over 70 inches long (if you unhook it), and there are 21 bells total. The bells have a diameter of approx. 1 inch.

The strap is very dry and is almost brittle. It is warped, so even when held upright, it doesn't hang completely straight.

The bells are in good shape and sound wonderful, but a few have some slight cracking and they have all darkened with age. A few have a light greenish patina around where they connect to the base.

We still love the beautiful, farmhouse look these bells have. They would add instant, rustic charm to your home.

We will also include two loose bells, one that matches and one that is smaller.

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From Wethersfield, CT
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We sell old and previously loved items that are looking for a new home. Unfortunately we cannot accept returns.

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Items will be packed with care and shipped using the least expensive method available. If you would like to request Priority or Express mail, please convo us for details- we'd be happy to set up a custom listing for you.

Items will usually be shipped the next day (sometimes even the same day)but no later than 3 business days of cleared payment. Requests for faster shipping should me made prior to purchase.

We are not responsible for delivery mistakes made by the postal service. All items will be shipped with delivery confimation. Unfortunately we can not refund your shipping costs. Customers looking for restitution for lost items are encouraged to contact their local post office.

If your package gets shipped to the wrong address due to outdated information in your Etsy profile (and consequently returned to us by the post office), please know that a second shipping charge must be paid before we are able to ship it to you again.

It can often be tricky to estimate shipping costs for large and heavy items, especially when they are traveling across the country. Please convo us if you would like a specific quote for your state or country. We ALWAYS (happily) refund any overages back to you.
Items will be packed with care and shipped using the least expensive method available. If you would like to request Priority or Express mail, please convo us for details- we'd be happy to set up a custom listing for you.

Items will usually be shipped the next day (sometimes even the same day)but no later than 3 business days of cleared payment. Requests for faster shipping should me made prior to purchase.

We are not responsible for delivery mistakes made by the postal service. All items will be shipped with delivery confimation. Unfortunately we can not refund your shipping costs. Customers looking for restitution for lost items are encouraged to contact their local post office.

If your package gets shipped to the wrong address due to outdated information in your Etsy profile (and consequently returned to us by the post office), please know that a second shipping charge must be paid before we are able to ship it to you again.

It can often be tricky to estimate shipping costs for large and heavy items, especially when they are traveling across the country. Please convo us if you would like a specific quote for your state or country. We ALWAYS (happily) refund any overages back to you.

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Please understand that the items we sell are used and sometimes very old. They are almost never perfect, shiny and/or new.

We try very hard to describe our items accurately, but it is possible that the eye of a true collector might see something that we do not. If you are particular about your vintage items, please ask questions before you buy. We really want you to be happy with your item and have confidence in your purchase.

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