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American Decorative Arts
Subject: USS Portsmouth, 1843–1915

Rattle Depicting the USS Portsmouth

1868

Ostrich egg with silk

5 9/16 in. (14.1 cm) other: 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Street and Miss Leffingwell
1876.7
Geography: 
Made in Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Toys and Games
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