|Current Location:||Collections storage|
Six Nations Reservation
|Credit Line:||Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970|
Small snapping turtle. Used in women's songs. "Kaontonwis." Each woman, as she chants, accompanies herself with this rattle. Specimen obtained from Diskaheh (Cayuga chief) and used in ceremonies of 1934 just finished.
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