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Ye Olde Fashion
Red coral became further associated with children because it is the perfect hardness for use in teething. The traditional design combines a rattle, whistle and coral teether. This particular piece was made in by Nicholas Roosevelt in New York City between 1755 and 1768, but similar designs were produced throughout the US and in Europe all throughout the 18th and early to mid-19th centuries.