Vintage 1940s Butlers or Servants Bell Box ~ 4 Point Indicator Locke & Soares
An unusual antique 2 room (4 indicator) butlers bell box. In original condition, just been given a tidy up and light wax and fully tested, in 100% working order.
Manufactured by Locke & Soars (Marsham Lane, Gerrards Cross Bucks) circa 1940.
When a button in a room is pressed the corresponding red starred flag twinkles from side to side to alert the staff which room requires assistance. One flag is in excellent condition, has a split to the center and the other two have half missing.
The hardwood case is beautifully crafted with box joints, brass screws and hinges. The writing is in excellent condition with no wear.
The box is separated into two rooms with each one having a "MESSENGER and BILLS" indicator.
- 19.5cm (7 3/4") high
- 39.5cm (15 1/2") wide
- 8cm (3 1/4") deep
A wonderful item that will look good in all types of interiors.