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Origin of bell metal
Words nearby bell metal
Example sentences from the Web for bell metal
The food is served on a plantain leaf or a bell-metal plate.
The bells were cast in Spain and much silver jewellery and household plate were melted with the bell-metal.Stories of California|Ella M. Sexton
Married men also beg, but only use a bell-metal gong and a wooden mallet.
These machines were made wholly of iron, excepting the bushes for the gudgeons working in, which were of bell-metal.An Account of the Bell Rock Light-House|Robert Stevenson
For grinding, bell-metal or soft iron slips are desirable, and the grinding is effected by means of oil stone powder and oil.A Treatise on Staff Making and Pivoting|Eugene E. Hall