Infant's rattle

English
about 1800


Object Place: England

Accession Number

38.1322

Medium or Technique

Gilded silver, silk, gilded wire

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Personal accessories

Gilded silver ornamented with raised stamped design, and six small round bells, coral handle. Yellow ribbon with flowering vine (warp figured) in blue, green, and black silk, with traces of tarnished flat metal wire (weft) attached to rattle. Tassels of coral-pink silk and flat gilded wire at each end.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman