The Penn Museum is now open! Learn more about our guidelines for your visit.
logo

Rattle

Image is Not Available
Object Number:97-84-2328
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Arapaho
Provenience: United States of America
Wyoming
Near Wind River
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Hide
Fiber
Feather
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-2328 - Old Museum Number
17658 - ANSP Number
II 738 - Gottschall Number

Description

Rawhide with cord-wrapped grip. Remnants of eagle feather pendant at head.

Bibliography:

[Book] Gottschall, Amos H. 1909. Priced and Descriptive Catalogue of the Utensils, Implements, Weapons, Ornaments, Etc., of the Indians, Mound Builders, Cliff Dwellers: Typical Collections No. 2.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: II 738View Objects related to this Actual Citation

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org