ITEM: Vintage Sterling Silver Baby Rattle with Teething Ring.
COMPOSITION: Sterling Silver
CONDITION: Estate Item, good condition.
WEIGHT: 16.9 grams total weight.
MARKS: None: acid tested.
MEASUREMENT: Complete with Lucite Disc: 3" tall: Rattle with Bale: 1.75 x 1 1/4".
COMMENTS: We are so pleased to be offering for your consideration this sweet baby rattle with attached white lucite teething ring. The rattle is a basic bell shaped rattle with artistically arranged scrolling around the outside of the rattle. The center cartouche is free from monograms and is a wonderful opportunity for you to personalize.
The rattle has developed a lovely aged patina. It has its original clapper and tinkles when shaken. The rattle has a secure bale and the original teething disc is in very good condition. The rattle has developed a lovely aged patina. When I run my finger over the reverse side of the rattle, I can feel a slight indentation. The rattle has surface scratches which is consistent to the vintage age of this piece.
This timeless rattle would make a wonderful addition to any infant or child's toy collection. It would also make a nice complement to any sterling silver collection. Doll makers would be wise to look at these tiny treasures and incorporate them into their doll's wardrobe. The rattle is precious.
Sterling Silver Bell Shaped Baby Rattle / Mother of Pearl Teething Ring