Century Novelty Tortoise Desk Bell. An amusing clockwork desk bell in the form of a tortoise. The mechanism is operated by the head and tail, no working at the moment but easily repaired by someone with basic knowledge otherwise in good condition. Quite a heavy piece, highly decorative. The item "19th Century Novelty Tortoise Desk Bell" is in sale since Tuesday, August 04, 2015. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Desks\Victorian (1837-1901)". The seller is "joblackdog" and is located in Norwich. This item can be shipped worldwide.