Another piece of history that was probably used by the well to do for the old time dialing telephones. In today's world it would be comparable to the little device you can buy for texting. This Interesting piece has engraving on the handle and the dial at one side and a bell on the other. Would have been great for the arthritic hand. A great and hard to find collectible. This piece measures 4" including the bell X 1/2" at the widest point.