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bell pull

A device once used to summon servants in an elegant home; in each room, the bell pull consisted of a small handle connected to a wire that was mechanically connected to a bell in the servants’ quarters. Thus, a pull on the handle rang a bell in the servants’ quarters; each bell pull produced a sound of different pitch, identifying the room calling for service.
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To finish, simply tape or glue the tassel to the bottom point, and your bell pull is ready to hang.
IT'S always a case of seconds out when Brian Bell pulls on a Camelon top.
Adding sales power is a range of good period features: original bell pulls, sash windows, concealed shutters, ornate panelling, exposed timbers and good fireplaces.
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They could make beautiful things with rope and twine, intricate bell pulls and so on, and I encouraged them to teach me how to do it.
To the other side is the 16ft by 14ft plus dining room which has a marble chimneypiece and ornate brass and ceramic bell pulls.
The initial line of products will include such specialty items as table toppers and runners, decorative pillows, decorative tote bags, bell pulls, wall hangings and framed tapestries.
They are reminiscent of bell pulls, shrouds and vestments.
In only his second feature film, scripter-director Bell pulls off this presentational sleight-of-hand with a humble but marvelously effective illusion of ease.
GOING WELL: England''s Alastair Cook hooks the ball nicely during his knock of 60 against Australia A ON THE ATTACK: England''s Ian Bell pulls a boundary during his commanding innings in Hobart yesterday.
Throughout the formal rooms there are exceptional features - individually designed marble fireplaces, gothic windows, wooden shutters, servants' bell pulls, window catches and rococo ceilings.
Today, antique needlework makes a wonderful collection, either as richly embroidered soft furnishings for the home in the form of cushions, seat covers, decorative bell pulls and curtain tiebacks, or as charming pictures for the fire screen or wall.