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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Upper Missouri Region 15 Arikara 20
Descriptions
tanned hide 570 pigment 539 gourd 18 wood 4438
Names
rattle 57
Date:
ca. 1880
Dimensions:
L: 16 in, handle length: 8 in, diameter of drum: 9 in, diameter of handle: .75 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:
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.
Accession Number:
NA.502.286

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