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Rattle

Object Number:
NA4969
Current Location:
Native American Voices
Culture:
Haida
Provenience:
Canada
British Columbia
Queen Charlotte Islands
Culture Area:
Northwest Coast
Section:
American
Materials:
Wood
Pigment
Description:
Represents a sea monster with a human face.
Length:
29.4cm
Width:
19.6cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from G. T. Emmons

Current & Past Exhibitions:

American Indian Life 1776-1976 ( Dec 1976 - 1978)
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Native American Voices: The People - Here and Now (01 Mar 2014 - Nov 2018)
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Four Thousand Years of Music (18 May 1950 - Apr 1958)
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Bibliography:

[Article] Seder, Theodore A. 1952. Old World Overtones in the New World: Some Parallels with North American Indian Musical Instruments. The University Museum Bulletin. 16 (4) : Page/Fig./Plate: figure 23B
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