Watchman's rattle

Object Number: 
1938.5
Date: 
1775-1875
Medium: 
Oak
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 3/4 x 8 1/4 x 2 in. ( 19.7 x 21 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
painted: on clapper mount: "B-21" etched: in clapper mount: "E"
Description: 
Wooden cog rattle mounted on turned reeded handle; clapper mounted in turned bulbous projection with incised bands.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group