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Plains Indian Museum

Descriptions
Beads 2617 green 634 porcupine 379 wheel 2 rawhide 1018 wrapped 151 gourd 18 multi-colored 77 Red 1061 quills 403 black 554 seed 1420 paint 359
Names
rattle 57
Subjects
serpent 5 devil crescent 17 turtle 17
Dimensions:
diameter of head: 5.25 in
Remarks:
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.
Accession Number:
NA.502.102

Not currently on display


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