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ARC.mx 424
ARC.mx 424

Bell from the Pilgrim Ship Clytoneus II

ARC.mx 424

United Kingdom

late 1940s

ARC.mx 424

Bell from the Pilgrim Ship Clytoneus II

ARC.mx 424

United Kingdom

late 1940s

bronze; plaited and painted rope

Base diameter 29cm; height 33 cm

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.