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Watchmen's rattle/ noisemaker

Watchmen's rattle/ noisemaker
Title
Watchmen's rattle/ noisemaker
Date 
1875-1900
Medium 
Wood, steel
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 1/4 x 2 in. ( 23.5 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Wooden noisemaker with ratchet mounted on wooden handle with metal dowel; clapper mounted in rectangular projection and held in place with metal screws.
Object Number 
INV.7877
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group