Bell from the Pilgrim Ship Clytoneus II

Location: United Kingdom

Materials: bronze; plaited and painted rope

Dimensions: Base diameter 29cm; height 33 cm

Accession Number: 424

Other Notes: The Clytoneus II was a pilgrim ship operated by the Blue Funnel Line Ocean Steam Ship Company Limited. Clytoneus II was in service from 1948–72 and carried between 600–700 pilgrims from Singapore to Jeddah for the Hajj.