Here's a most wonderful and large baby rattle and teething ring. Measuring the teething ring alone - it's 2 7/8" across - the largest of the bells is 2" long from the top of its ring to the bottom. The expert engraving reads "October 1st 1909", and a strawberry motif* is engraved around either side of a cabochon opal - the October birthstone. On the other side are the engraved initials - "H.W.W."
The condition is excellent. It is marked "sterling" 3 times on the rings that hold the beautiful bells, and it has a nice heavy weight.
This is really so great, somebody will be very lucky to get it
*Strawberries have lots of positive symbolism - The heart-shaped berry has always stood for purity, passion and healing. It was a symbol for Venus (goddess of love) because of its heart shape and red color.
This exciting store is an eclectic "Curiosity Shop" for the Lover of wonderful old things.
Lots of variety and a wide range of prices is what we offer. I think it's more fun that way!