University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:70-9-334
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Seneca
Iroquois
Culture Area: Northeast
Section:American
Materials:Squash Gourd
Wood
Length: 27 cm
Width: 9.5 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970
Other Number:NA1722 - Collector Number

Description

Made of squash shell with a wooden rattle. Used in mid-winter and Green Corn Rites. The squash shell is orange in color.


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