Noisemaker

Object Number: 
2002.1.1661
Date: 
1935
Medium: 
Wood, metal
Dimensions: 
6 1/2 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/4 in.
Description: 
This small wood paddle has a metal wire with two red wood balls attached so that when the paddle is shaken, a loud noise results. The paddle has a black printed border and reads on one side in black "Dickie Wells/ Harlem's Newest Nite Club/ 169 West 133rd St., N.Y.", and on the reverse "The Stuff is Here and Its Mellow!"
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group