University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 70-9-229
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cayuga
Iroquois
Provenience: Canada
Ontario
Six Nations Reservation
Culture Area: Northeast
Section:American
Materials:Bison Horn
Pigment
Wood
Height: 22.5cm
Width: 6cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Horn rattle used in majority of dances in the Long House at Sour Springs. Made of bison horn. Painted at the top and bottom of the rattle, wooden handle. Obtained from Sadegohes - "Equal height of trees."


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