Cog rattle fragment

Object Number: 
INV.8972
Date: 
1840-1880
Medium: 
Metal, wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 3 3/8 x 1/4 in. ( 9.5 x 8.6 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
Painted: "2334"
Description: 
Cog rattle fragment with metal L-shaped head having five teeth and a hook at the end, attached the the remnant of a (broken) wooden fixture.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Exempt Firemen's Benevolent Fund Association of the 23rd & 24th Wards, 1933
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group