Antique Railroad Bell Cradle Only Train Locomotive Brass Cast Iron. This is a cast iron cradle for a brass train bell. The ID of the brass yoke sleeves is 1 3/8. The ID of the mounting holes is 1.The distance between the inside yoke arms is 14. Total width of cradle is 21 1/2. Diameter of the base is 11.
There are some foundry defect sand holes in one arm, can be filled before painting. There is a foundry defect on the base which doesnt hurt a thing. There are no cracks or welds. There has been some material removed from the base rim sometime in the past probably so it would sit level on the engine.One arm appears to slope down but the face is perfectly parallel to the other side. Everything can be seen in the pictures.
The item "Antique Railroad Bell Cradle Only Train Locomotive Brass Cast Iron" is in sale since Saturday, December 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Transportation\Railroadiana & Trains\Hardware\Whistles, Bells & Horns". The seller is "cupboard" and is located in Oakwood, Ohio. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.