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Ankle Rattle

Object Number:
79-4-4A
Current Location:
Africa Gallery
Culture:
Bushmen
Provenience:
Botswana
Culture Area:
Southern Africa
Section:
African
Materials:
Grass
Description:
Four identrical grass anklet rattles. The wide-bladed grass has been woven so that it forms a row of rough "pyramid" shaped which are hollow and filled with tiny (mud?) pellets.
Vegetable strips fashioned to produce about 14 points containing small stones.
Credit Line:
Purchased from Dred Williams

Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery (1982 - 1986)
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African Gallery (1987 - 1994)
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African Gallery ( Aug 1995)
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