You'll love the rich, full tones when the braided rope lanyard strikes this solid cast ship's bell. Used as early as the 15th century, the quartermaster would strike the ship's bells to mark the passing of time, as indicated by his sandglass. Also used for signaling and sounding alarms. This 9" bell easily mounts in any location. Choose from Solid Bronze, Antiqued Copper or Brushed Nickel. Requires 3 regular mounting screws (not included). 6" L x 6" W x 9" H.