19th Century Wooden Rattle

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Rattles were very popular music instruments all along the 18th-19th centuries, although they were invented on the middle age. They were used by the merchants to attract folks to their stands, or during festivities.

Details

  • Of the Period
    Folk Art
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Date of Manufacture
    19th Century
    Dimensions
    7.87 in. H x 1.57 in. W x 7.48 in. D
    20 cm H x 4 cm W x 19 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Paris, France
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU101944454973
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