Contributed by Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum
A horse trotting on snow pulling a sleigh made very little noise and risked a collision with another traveler. Sleigh bells warned others of one's approach. Each bell on the harness struck a different note.
About This Item
- Title: Assorted Sleigh Bells, Houlton, c. 1880
- Creation Date: circa 1880
- Subject Date: circa 1880
- Town: Houlton
- County: Aroostook
- State: ME
- Media: Brass
- Object Type: Physical Object
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109 Main Street, Houlton, ME 04730
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