|Title:||TOGGLE BRONZE BABY WITH INGOT|
|Size:||1.75" x 1.00"|
An uncommon bronze toggle in the from of a male infant (anatomically correct). The child is represented as standing upright as an adult would to protect against infant mortality and is wearing a jacket with an embroidered dragon on the breast. He holds in his hands a large silver ingot representing a wish for healthy and successful children. The wearer could rest assured that he would be well cared for by successful children in his dotage a sadly outdated notion in the modern age. 19th c.
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