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Baby Rattle or Whistle

Decorative Arts

CULTURE American
MEDIUM Silver and coral
DATES ca. 1796
DIMENSIONS 3 5/8 x 1/2 x 1/2 in. (9.2 x 1.3 x 1.3 cm)
MARKINGS Mark (struck near mouthpiece): WT
INSCRIPTIONS engraved inscription: " NJMcB/1796" appears in a shield below air hole.
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Gift of Norman Peters
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