Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Vintage Whistle Unknown Origin

In Tools and Hardware > Whistles > Show & Tell.
Whistles36 of 126Korean escargot Ball filigree siren/whistle
8
Love it
0
Like it

kyratangokyratango loves this.
ttomtuckerttomtucker loves this.
blunderbuss2blunderbuss2 loves this.
ManikinManikin loves this.
TassieDevilTassieDevil loves this.
officialfuelofficialfuel loves this.
fortapachefortapache loves this.
shareurpassionshareurpassion loves this.
See 6 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 3 years ago

    LarryG
    (1 item)

    Found this among my wife's late uncles personal items. I can't find a match on any sites I've tried, and don't know where else to look. Any information would be helpful.

    Unsolved Mystery

    Help us close this case. Add your knowledge below.

    logo
    Whistles
    See all
    NICE GENUINE WORKING ENGLISH ANTIQUE 1905 SOLID SILVER ALBERT CHAIN WHISTLE FOB
    NICE GENUINE WORKING ENGLISH ANTIQU...
    $17
    NO RESERVE c1900 Silver Miniature Watch Chain Fob Whistle Vintage Antique Charm
    NO RESERVE c1900 Silver Miniature W...
    $11
    Antique Made In England Metropolitan Police Whistle
    Antique Made In England Metropolita...
    $18
    VINTAGE METROPOLITAN POLICE WHISTLE BRASS
    VINTAGE METROPOLITAN POLICE WHISTLE...
    $20
    logo
    NICE GENUINE WORKING ENGLISH ANTIQUE 1905 SOLID SILVER ALBERT CHAIN WHISTLE FOB
    NICE GENUINE WORKING ENGLISH ANTIQU...
    $17
    See all

    Comments

    1. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 3 years ago
      Are there any stamps on it at all? Or the other piece, is it stamped? And I wonder if they do belong together and how? Very interesting and what a great old whistle!
    2. LarryG, 3 years ago
      No stamps noticed off hand. I may wipe it off with some alcohol, & see if I can notice anything with magnification. I hadn't really studied it too closely yet. The small silver item also on the ring I was told may be an old watch key.
    3. TallCakes TallCakes, 3 years ago
      one ETSY listing has this as 1910s-20s French Round Pewter Whistle. If you're on facebook you might check The Whistle Gallery group.
    4. LarryG, 3 years ago
      I will check out the etsy listing. The gentleman this belonged to was in combat throughout Europe during WWII. It has been suggested to me this could be an old police, or naval whistle.
      Thanks for the feedback everyone!
    5. whistlegallery whistlegallery, 3 years ago
      perhaps post it on whistle gallery facebook page for further comments ??

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.