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Infant's rattle

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Infant's rattle made by George Unite; silver top with whistle and ring and four pendant bells, handle of coral.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Emily M. Babcock

English (Birmingham), About 1850–60

Object Place

Birmingham, England


10.9 x 4.1 x 3 cm (4 5/16 x 1 5/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silver alloy and coral


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Personal accessories