University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 84-9-6
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Delaware Culture
Lenape
Provenience: United States
Culture Area: Northeast
Section:American
Materials:Gourd
Wood
Length: 17.7cm
Outside Diameter:5.2cm
Credit Line: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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