The Penn Museum is now open! Learn more about our guidelines for your visit.
logo

Rattle

Object Number:97-84-2305
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pueblo
Tesuque
Provenience: New Mexico
Near Rio Grande
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Rawhide
Buckskin
Glass
Hair
Length: 22 cm
Width: 9.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-2305 - Old Museum Number
17214 - ANSP Number
II 741 - Gottschall Number

Description

Rawhide head; buckskin-covered handle, bead-wrapped. Cow's tail pendant.

Bibliography:

[Book] Gottschall, Amos H. 1909. Priced and Descriptive Catalogue of the Utensils, Implements, Weapons, Ornaments, Etc., of the Indians, Mound Builders, Cliff Dwellers: Typical Collections No. 2.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: II 741View Objects related to this Actual Citation

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org