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Rattle

Object Number:84-9-6
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Delaware Culture
Lenape
Provenience: United States of America
Oklahoma (uncertain)
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Gourd
Wood
Length: 17.7 cm
Outside Diameter:5.2 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from and gift of Fred Boschan, 1984

Description

Gourd rattle with wood handle. Gourd "head" with face of excised eyes, nostrils, and mouth. Face divided longitudinally along midline into red and black pigmented hemispheres. Gourd cracked. Handle perforated at base.

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