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Leg Rattle

Object Number:70-9-293
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Apache
Provenience: Northern Mexico (uncertain)
Southern Arizona (uncertain)
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Vegetable Pod
Metal
Leather
Length: 73 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Vegetable rattle; 4 strands of vegetable pods tied together at either end. To one end are connected 4 short strands of vegetable pods, each of which is terminated by a sleigh bell. Leather thongs string the pods together.

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