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Tinplate penny whistle; 1907

Tinplate penny whistle; 1907
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm

Full image caption

Tinplate penny whistle with spinning feature in the shape of a windmill. Windmill painted red with gold sails, whistle and roof. A cast tin flat figure of a woman is stepping out of the windmill. Long tubular mouthpiece when blown emits whistle sound and spins the sails. Purchased for one penny (1d) from a London street trader on 25th June 1907.

Image Details

1907 AD - 1907 AD
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