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Part of rattle made of wood covered with leather. Became detached during World Gallery redisplay.


component; rattle
Musical Instruments

1 item (description level: accessory)
Broad category
Musical Instruments, Idiophone
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  component; rattle

North Dakota, United States of America, North America, Americas
Additional place information
made or collected:  North Dakota 
Additional culture information
maker or user:  Sioux 

Materials & techniques
wood; leather; hair; feather; pigment; iron
Additional material & technique information
material: iron (nail)
material: leather (overall)
material: wood (overall)
material: feather (overall)
material: hair (overall)
material: pigment (overall)
overall: 626 mm x 133 mm x 27 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 626 mm x 133 mm x 27 mm

previous owner:  Smith, F.  Undefined - 1906

Related objects
part of rattle (6.15)
Related subjects
maker or user: Sioux
object name: rattles
object name: components

Record created 2018-05-10 by RWEST
Record last updated 2018-05-16 by RWEST

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