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For play at its most elemental, nothing works so well as an infant's rattle. Combining movement, sound, and texture, the rattle also often offers a pleasing figure or character for a child to look at. This rattle, made of hard rubber dates from the mid-20th century. Rattles remain popular infant toys to this day.

  • Material: rubber
  • Origin: USA
  • Object ID: 116.3637
  • Credit Line: Gift of Charles Pickhardt
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