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Rattle; made of tin; tube of metal with loop at one end for handle; opposite end two cones joined together at wide end with unidentified object inside to make noise; four strips of metal curled against handle under cone; green feather in top end of cone; painted with red, blue, yellow and green stripes.

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    British Museum
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