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Whistle

Object Number: 
1941.1010
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Silver plate, mothor-of-pearl
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 1 x 1/4 in. ( 8.3 x 2.5 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
Cast silver plate whistle with a mother-of-pearl handle; cast silver body with foliate c-scrolls above a semi-circular opening; tapers to the semi-circular mouth; scalloped edge where the mother-of-pearl handle is inserted; no maker's marks.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Adelaide Milton de Groot
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group