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British WWII Air raid wooden hand rattle, 1939. Owned by George Anderson of the North Queensferry ARP, Edinburgh Scotland.
Second World War period British Air Raid Precautions (ARP) warden's 'all clear' hand bell. If a gas attack was suspected warning was given locally by means of the ARP warden's hand rattle and the all clear was announced through the ringing of hand bells.