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NA.502.188
Northern Plains | rattle | s...
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NA.502.188 | L: 16.5 in, width: 4 in | Simplot Collection; Gift of J.R. Simplot | Ritual and Recreation, Ritual, Curing and Cult objects. Rawhide skin covering sewn together with sinew. Rawhide thongs wrapped around handle. Buckskin strip attached with a fan, made of chicken hawk feathers, held together with a piece of red wool, sewn tightly around quill ends. Also attached is an eagle plume. | na.502.188.jpg | rattle | sinew | Red | wool | Buckskin | chicken hawk | rawhide | feathers | eagle | Northern Plains

NA.502.280
Northern Plains | rattle | s...
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NA.502.280 | ca. 1880 | L: 8.5 in, Diameter: 5 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | small, hollow rawhide head, sinew sewn on sides, filled with rattles, with tanned hide strip sewn through top, 4 brass bells attached, and two clipped, ochre colored eagle feathers attached to hide strip w/ sinew wrapping. Attached to wooden stick handle, covered in red wool cloth, wrapped with colored cotton thread. Added wrist handle of hair-on buffalo hide. | na.502.280.jpg | rattle | sinew | rawhide | bison hide | wood | wool cloth | stones | pigment | brass bells | cotton thread | tanned hide | Northern Plains

NA.502.214
Crow | rattle | Tradecloth |...
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NA.502.214 | L: 13 in, width: 20 in, depth: 1 in | Purchased from funds from the Stanley Landgren Estate | Ritual and Recreation; Ritual, curing and cult objects. Red rattle with circular (shaped like a donut) rattle covered with red leather, red strings hang from rattle. Handle covered with red tradecloth. Two feathers, brown and white tinted red attached to rattle. Shafts covered wtih tradecloth. Handle extends down from bottom center of rattle and is covered with red tradecloth. Bottom and top of tradecloth is fringed. Small bell attached to rattle. | NA.502.214.JPG | na.502.214.jpg | rattle | Tradecloth | leather | metal | feathers | Crow

NA.502.189
possibly Cheyenne | rattle |...
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NA.502.189 | L: 14.625 in, width: 5.375 in | Simplot Collection; Gift of J.R. Simplot | Ritual and Recreation, Ritual, Curing and Cult objects. Gourd is reddish brown and black and is attached to a wooden handle. At bottom of handle there is a hole through wood which a piece of brown cloth is pulled through and tied. | NA.502.189.JPG | na.502.189.jpg | rattle | gourd | wood | cloth | possibly Cheyenne

NA.502.207.2
rattle | horsehair | bead | ...
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NA.502.207.2 | L: 23 in, width: 3 in | Ritual and Recreation, Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Rattle with beadwork. "Gourd" shape with carved wooden handle-stained rust in color. Red, white and blue beaded cylinder top with dyed red horsehair tassle on top of "gourd". Hide fringe extends from hole in carved out bottom end. | na.502.207.2.jpg | rattle | horsehair | bead | wood | hide

NA.505.101
Northern Plains | rattle | h...
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NA.505.101 | ca. 1900 | L: 24.5 in, Diameter: .751 in, width: 1.75 x 3 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | Dance rattle with hide covered handle, cut pieces of hooves at top, beaded grip and tab. Three (3) hoof pieces cut with v-notches and attached to top with hide thongs. Grip covered with bands of greasy yellow, dark green and white beads. Fringe above grip. Triangular tab attached to end of handle, beaded with alternating bands of greasy yellow and green beads. Hide fringe on bottom of tab. | na.505.101.jpg | rattle | hooves | wood | tanned hide | Cotton cloth | glass beads | Northern Plains

NA.502.288
Upper Missouri Region | Mand...
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NA.502.288 | ca. 1880 | L: 24 in, width: 4 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | Rattle made from carved deer dew claws and/or hooves mounted on wood stick with hide ties. Some hooves, dew claws carved with triangular notches on edges. Stick covered with tanned hide, colored with red ochre. Bottom of rattle handle has fringed hide tab. | na.502.288.jpg | NA.502.288.jpg | rattle | tanned hide | deer dew claws | wood | deer hooves | pigment | Upper Missouri Region | Mandan

NA.502.149
Northwest Coast | rattle | c...
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NA.502.149 | L: 11.125 in, width: 2.125 in, H: 2.5 in | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Wood carved in shape of bird; spiral on wings; unpainted. | NA.502.149.JPG | na.502.149.jpg | wings | spiral | bird shape | rattle | carved | wood | Northwest Coast

NA.502.106
Northern Plains | rattle | l...
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NA.502.106 | Pre 1900's | diameter of head: 4.75 in | Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Larry Larom | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Dark rawhide; large round head, short leather string at top; hole in base of handle with leather thong attached. | na.502.106.jpg | NA.502.106.JPG | rattle | leather | dark | rawhide | Northern Plains

NA.502.111
Northern Cheyenne | rattle |...
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NA.502.111 | ca. 1910 | diameter of head: 2.75 in | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Gourd head; wooden handle protruding through top of gourd; orange, yellow, red and green feathers wrapped with black thread on top of head; leather fringe attached to base of handle with screw. | NA.502.111.JPG | na.502.111.jpg | rattle | feather | fringe | Red | gourd | yellow | black | thread | green | leather | handle | wooden | orange | Northern Cheyenne

NA.502.150
Northwest Coast | rattle | R...
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NA.502.150 | L: 9 in, H: 2.125 in, width: 2.125 in | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Carved wood in shape of bird; painted with green body, white ring around neck, plain head; handle painted red. | NA.502.150.JPG | na.502.150.jpg | bird shape | ring | rattle | Red | White | carved | wood | green | paint | Northwest Coast

NA.505.41
South Dakota | Sioux | rattl...
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NA.505.41 | 1885 | L: 27.25 in, width: 4.25 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Doughnut shape rawhide rattle with wooden handle; completely wrapped in red wool cloth, commercial leather attaching it to handle; green round pieces of cloth on red cloth around rattle; cloth trimmed with white seed beads; feathers hang from round part of rattle; fringe from handle wrapped with purple porcupine quills; red cloth extending from handle has white seed beads on edges. | NA.505.41.JPG | na.505.41.jpg | rattle | leather | Beads | handle | White | wrapped | fringe | wool | green | commercial | cloth | feathers | quills | wood | Red | seed | porcupine | rawhide | completely wrapped | purple | doughnut shape | South Dakota | Sioux

NA.502.148
Northwest Coast | rattle | o...
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NA.502.148 | ca. 1900s | L: 13 in, H: 3.375 in, width: 3.5 in | Dr. Robert L. Anderson Collection | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Carved wood in shape of otter(?) bottom half stained red. | NA.502.148.JPG | na.502.148.jpg | otter shape | rattle | otter | paint | wood | Northwest Coast

NA.502.107
Kiowa | rattle | Red | yello...
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NA.502.107 | ca. 1900 | diameter of head: 3.25 in | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Gourd head, carved and painted with circles and triangles on top; wood handle covered with leather protruding through top of head, beaded at top and bottom with white, turquoise, blue, yellow and red beads; tuft of red feathers at top of rattle; twisted leather fringe and red and white feathers at bottom of handle. | NA.502.107.JPG | na.502.107.jpg | circles | triangles | rattle | Red | yellow | White | twisted | fringe | carved | painted | gourd | leather | tuft | blue | feather | Beads | turquoise | seed | Kiowa

NA.502.268.1
Mandan | Upper Missouri Regi...
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NA.502.268.1 | ca. 1840 | L: 9.5 in, width: 6 in, Diameter: 11.75 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | Rawhide rattle head stitched with sinew wrapped over wood handle with filled pebbles and end wrapped in tanned hide or cotton cloth. appears to have pigment on both. | NA.502.268.1-.2.jpg | rattle | tanned hide | stones | wood | pigment | cotton thread | Cotton cloth | sinew | bison scrotum skin | Dance Rattles Nueta (Mandan) Upper Missouri River region, North Dakota, ca. 1840 Bison scrotum skin, wood, tanned bison hide, stones, sinew, cotton thread, cotton cloth, pigment. The rattles seen here were used as part of the Bull Dance, the second phase of the Mandan's annual Okipa ceremony. The four-day long Okipa dramatized the Mandan's story of creation and their historical traditions. NA. 502.268.1-.2 | Mandan | Upper Missouri Region | Nueta

NA.502.147
Northwest Coast | rattle | b...
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NA.502.147 | L: 12.75 in, width: 3.5 in, H: 8.5 in | Dr. Robert L. Anderson Collection | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Carved wood in shape of bird, horned animals head at back of rattle, two human figures on birds back one with hands tied behind bead; rattle painted in black, red, and blue; strip of ermine(?) fur around rattle. | NA.502.147.JPG | horned animals head | bird | human | rattle | bird | ermine | paint | wood | Northwest Coast

NA.502.103
Plateau | Yakama | rattle | ...
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NA.502.103 | ca. 1930 | L: 11 in, width: 3 in | several marked Tappenish, Wash. (?) | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Deer dew claws strung on leather strings, strings tied together at ends; some claws painted gold, several marked Tappenish, Wash. | NA.502.103.JPG | rattle | deer hide | pigment | dew claws | deer | Plateau | Yakama

NA.502.112
Northern Plains | rattle | h...
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NA.502.112 | ca. 1920 | diameter of head: 3.75 in | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Rawhide; faces painted in black on both sides of head, beaded around edge in gold and clear beads, plume attached to top with rawhide string; wood handle, wrapped with leather thong. strip of white rabbit fur with brown tip and orange dyed horse hair attached to base of handle. | NA.502.112.JPG | na.502.112.jpg | faces | rattle | horse | plume | fur | paint | string | gold | orange | White | handle | rabbit | Beads | dyed | rawhide | hair | Clear | black | brown | wood | seed | Northern Plains

NA.502.47.5
Northern Cheyenne | Northern...
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NA.502.47.5 | overall length: 23 in, circumference of head: 2.5 in | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Carved wood handle, bead is blue, orange, green, clear red; horse hair tassle near gourd head, white cotton fringe from handle. | NA.502.47.1-.6.JPG | NA.502.47.5.JPG | NA.502.47.5.JPG | rattle | orange | cotton | carved | wooden | blue | gourd | green | clear red | Beads | handle | White | horse | hair | seed | fringe | Northern Cheyenne | Northern Plains

NA.502.284
Northern Plains | rattle | w...
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NA.502.284 | ca. 1880 | L: 9 in, Diameter: 12.5 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | Rawhide, with pebbles inside, formed into round shape and also over wooden handle, sinew sewn. Handle wrapped in tanned hide and also cotton twine. Pebbles inside gourd. Piece of tanned hide looped through top with 4"L piece of rawhide attached - split in two and wrapped in dyed porcupine quills: red, green, yellow. Two (2) metal cones tied at base near rattle. Bear claw attached at bottom, two (2) holes at top of claw, one (1) at bottom. | na.502.284.jpg | rattle | wood | porcupine quills | stones | cotton twine | metal | tanned hide | dye | rawhide | pigment | bear claw | sinew | Northern Plains

1.67.252
rattle | bamboo cane
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1.67.252 | ca. 1890 | L: 39.125 in, Diameter: 1 in | inscribed on side: L Tacobo | Credit Line: Gift of The Coe Foundation. Bamboo cane rattle with etched geometric design, c. 1890. A musical instrument inscribed on side, L Tacobo. Gift of above source, 1967 catalog no. 356. | 1.67.252.jpg | 1.67.252.jpg | etched | geometric | rattle | bamboo cane

NA.502.286
Upper Missouri Region | Arik...
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NA.502.286 | ca. 1880 | L: 16 in, handle length: 8 in, diameter of drum: 9 in, diameter of handle: .75 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | Large gourd rattle with wood handle wrapped in hide strips. Small hide loop at end of handle.Gourd has reddish tint possibly from pigment. 1 ½" wood dowel coming out of top of gourd. Seeds or stones inside. | na.502.286.jpg | rattle | tanned hide | pigment | gourd | wood | Upper Missouri Region | Arikara

NA.502.113
Kiowa | rattle | gourd | Bea...
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NA.502.113 | ca. 1900 | diameter of head: 2 in | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Small gourd head; wood handle protruding througth top of head wrapped with beads at top and bottom with geometric design in red, turquoise, green and orange on white ground; green horse hair at top of rattle; yellow string fringe and metal crescent and star charm attached to base of handle. | NA.502.113.JPG | NA.502.113.JPG | geometric | rattle | gourd | Beads | star charm | fringe | green | crescent | metal | string | turquoise | Red | wood | hair | yellow | White | small | orange | horse | seed | handle | Kiowa

NA.502.102
rattle | Beads | green | por...
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NA.502.102 | diameter of head: 5.25 in | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Gourd; head painted with serpent, devil, turtle and crescent in red, green, and black; stick protruding from top, covered with multi-colored beads, 3 strands of beads and leather bundle attached to end of stick. Handle covered with leather and multi-colored beads; rawhide wheel wrapped with porcupine quills and string of long clear beads attached to base. | NA.502.102.JPG | na.502.102.jpg | na.502.102.jpg | serpent | devil | crescent | turtle | rattle | Beads | green | porcupine | wheel | rawhide | wrapped | gourd | multi-colored | Red | quills | black | seed | paint