Rare Whiting Japonesque Mixed Metal Hand Hammered Whistle Rattle
Whiting Manufacturing Company
C. 1885, United States
New York, United States
Rare Japonesque hand-hammered sterling silver baby rattle. Made by Whiting in New York, ca 1885. Flat and round head with double sided piercing with applied flower head and beetle on front. Baluster handle with second beetle and whistle terminal. Chain handle with finger ring. Fully marked. Dimensions (without chain): H 4 1/4 x D 1 5/8 in.