Silver miniature whistle, with silk ribbon attached, Cordoba (Spain), 1865-1870.
Hollow silver model of a whistle, with an open conical end and a spherical body decorated with a rosette on each side. A filigree motif, for suspension, is attached to the body. There is a short piece of white ribbon tied to the filigree.
This tiny whistle is described as of the kind which was commonly bought at fairs as gifts between lovers.