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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Arikara 20 Upper Missouri Region 15
Descriptions
wood 4438 gourd 18 pigment 539 tanned hide 570 sinew 620
Names
rattle 57
Date:
ca. 1880
Dimensions:
diameter of drum: 6.5 in, L: 14 in, diameter of handle: .875 in
Credit Line:
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
Remarks:
Gourd rattle with wood handle wrapped in hide strips. Small hide loop or tab at end of handle. Gourd has reddish tint possibly from pigment. 1 ¾" wood dowel coming out of top of gourd. Seeds or stones inside.
Accession Number:
NA.502.287

Not currently on display

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June 2014 - New Items - Curated by Seth Johnson



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